MacDougall Auctions 2-3 December 2009

2 Dec 2009

Artist Index / Full Catalogue


Royal Elephant, from the</i> Indian Series

210. VERESCHAGIN, VASILY 1835-1909

Royal Elephant, from the Indian Series

Oil on canvas, 46.5 by 39.5 cm.
30,000-40,000 pounds


Provenance: Tereschenko collection.
Thence by descent.
Private collection, France.

Authenticity has been confirmed by Vladimir Petrov

The lot was originally signed by the artist. The signature was removed before 1967,
which is confirmed by a letter from an attorney dated September 1967.


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.