MacDougall Auctions 7-11 June 2010

7 June 2010

Artist Index / Full Catalogue

Illustration for  </i>Diary of a Madman<i> by N. Gogol </i>and<i> New Year's Cards

580. KUZMIN, NIKOLAI 1890-1987

Illustration for Diary of a Madman by N. Gogol and New Year's Cards three works, two signed, one dated 1960, another 1969

One black ink and coloured pencil on paper, another black ink on paper, the other felt-tip pen on paper, measuring 22 by 16.5 cm., 29 by 21.5 cm. and 15 by 10 cm. respectively.
2,000-3,000 pounds

Provenance: The Lothar Bolz collection, Germany.
Acquired from the above by the present owner.

Literature: The illustration for Diary of a Madman is listed in: W. Schmidt, Russische Graphik des XIX. und XX. Jahrhunde

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.