MacDougall Auctions 2-3 December 2009

2 December 2009

Artist Index / Full Catalogue

Proezd Parashi Kultyapkinoi

* 533. SITNIKOV, VASILY 1915-1987

Proezd Parashi Kultyapkinoi signed, also titled and inscribed in Cyrillic "S pechat'u" on the reverse

Oil on canvas, 50.5 by 112 cm.
60,000-90,000 pounds

Provenance: Acquired directly from the artist by the present owner in Moscow, c. 1975.
Private collection, USA.

Authenticity certificate from the artist.

Literature: A. Brusilovsky, A Pantheon of Russian Underground, State Russian Museum, Palace Editions, 2005, p. 19, illustrated.
A. Brusilovsky, Vasya Sitnikov and his Malaya Lubyanka/Time of the Artists, Moscow, 1999.
Z. Plavinskaya, Vasily Sitnikov, Moscow, 1998.
The Other Art. Moscow 1956–1988, Edited by I. Alpatova, Moscow, 2005.
A. Glezer, Contemporary Russian Art, Paris–Moscow–New York, 1993.

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.