MacDougall Auctions 28 November 2008

28 November 2008

Artist Index / Full Catalogue

Lake Sevan

168. SARYAN, MARTIROS 1880-1972

Lake Sevan signed and dated 1953, also further signed in Cyrillic and Armenian, titled in Cyrillic, dated and numbered 296 on the reverse

Oil on canvas, 53.5 by 73 cm.
80,000-120,000 pounds

Provenance: From the collection of the artist. Acquired by the previous owner from the artist's family.
Private collection, UK.

Related literature: For similar works see A. Kamensky, Martiros Sarian. Zhivopis, akvareli, risunki, illustrazii. Teatralno-dekorazionnoe iskusstvo, Leningrad, Aurora, 1987, p. 314, N 366, and p. 323, N 438.

Notes on symbols:
* Indicates 5% Import Duty Charge applies.
Ω Indicates 20% Import Duty Charge applies.
§ Indicates Artist's Resale Right applies.
† Indicates Standard VAT scheme applies, and the rate of 20% VAT will be charged on both hammer price and premium.