MacDougall Auctions 2-3 December 2009

2 Dec 2009

Artist Index / Full Catalogue


Madonna and Child

* § 576. LAMM, LEONID B. 1928

Madonna and Child signed with initials and dated 1992-1993

Oil on canvas, black ink and gold leaf on board, 113.5 by 93 cm.
12,000-15,000 pounds


Provenance: Acquired directly from the artist’s family by the present owner.
Private collection, USA.

Exhibited: Leonid Lamm’s Retrospective, Silvermine Art Center, New Canaan, CT, 2001.
Seeing isn’t Believing, The Lamont Art Gallery at Phillips Exeter Academy, USA, 2000.
Soviet and Post-Soviet Sots Art and American Pop Art, Frederick R. Weisman Art
Museum, University of Minnesota, USA, 1999.
Old Symbols, New Icons, Stuart Levy Fine Art, New York, 1993.
From Chaos to Creation: Russian Art 1972–1992, The Rye Art Center, Rye, New York, USA, 1993.

Literature: Leonid Lamm: From Utopia to Virtuality, The State Russian Museum,
Palace Editions, St. Petersburg, 2009, p. 178, 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.