MacDougall Auctions 8 June 2009

8 June 2009

Artist Index / Full Catalogue

View of the Gorge from the Pushkin Pass

* 347. SARYAN, MARTIROS 1880-1972

View of the Gorge from the Pushkin Pass signed twice in Cyrillic and Armenian and dated 1949, also further signed twice, titled in Cyrillic, numbered "273" and dated on the reverse

Oil on canvas, 55 by 70 cm.
40,000-60,000 pounds

Provenance: Acquired directly from the artist's family.

Authenticity certificate from the Expert Centre of Cultural Values, Republic of Armenia, expert S. Manoukyan.

Literature: Martiros Sarian. Compiler Ch. Khachatouryan. Samara, Agni, 2003, p. 305 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.