MacDougall Auctions 7-11 June 2010

7 June 2010

Artist Index / Full Catalogue

Going to the Meeting

* 541. PETROV-VODKIN, KUZMA 1878-1939

Going to the Meeting signed with the artist's monogram and dated 1927

Watercolour and pencil on paper, 33 by 25.5 cm.
35,000-40,000 pounds

Kuzma Petrov-Vodkin’s superb watercolour Going to the Meeting, presented here for auction, is striking in its animation and thorough execution of the characters. The skilfully painted sunlit winter landscape adds a festive mood to the picture,

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