28 November 2008
Portrait of the Ballerina Natalie Krassovska signed and dated 1934, also further inscribed "N Krassovska" on the reverse
Watercolour, heightened with white, coloured crayons and pencil on paper, laid on canvas, 47 by 37 cm.
Provenance: Anonymous Sale; Dorotheum Auktionen, Russische Kunst, 26 April, 2000, Lot 138.
Private collection, USA.
Literature: A Time to Gather… Russian Art from Foreign Private Collections, State Russian Museum, Palace Editions, St. Petersburg, 2008, p. 24, illustrated.
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.