MacDougall Auctions 28 November 2008

28 Nov 2008

Artist Index / Full Catalogue


§ 541. MAKAREVICH, IGOR B. 1943

Alteration polyptych. One signed and titled in Cyrillic, also each further signed, inscribed, titled in Cyrillic, and numbered 1 to 4 on the reverse, c. 1979

Collage with photopaper on panel, the largest measuring 130 by 100 cm., the smallest measuring 100 by 100 cm.
25,000-40,000 pounds

Provenance: Acquired from XL gallery in 1997-1998 by the present owner.
Private collection, Germany.

Authenticity of the work has been confirmed by the artist.

Exhibited: Three Soviet Photographers (Abramov, Chuikov, Makarevich), Centre Pompidou, Paris, 1979. Literature:From Gulag to Glasnost, Nonconformist Art from the Soviet Union, Thames and Hudson, 1995, New Jersey, p. 76, illustrated.


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* Indicates 5% Import Duty Charge applies.
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§ Indicates Artist's Resale Right applies.
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