MacDougall Auctions 7-11 June 2010

7 June 2010

Artist Index / Full Catalogue

The Courtyard, Illustration for </i>Crime and Punishment<i> by F. Dostoevsky

582. SHMARINOV, DEMENTI 1907-1999

The Courtyard, Illustration for Crime and Punishment by F. Dostoevsky signed with initials, also further signed, dated 1935-36 and inscribed in Cyrillic on the reverse; accompanied by a letter to Lothar Bolz, signed by the artist and dated 1966

Charcoal and black ink on paper, 37 by 26 cm.
1,000-1,500 pounds

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

Exhibited: Russische Graphik des 19. und 20. Jahrhunderts, Kunsthalle Nuernberg, Nuremberg, 22 June–28 August 1977.

Notes on symbols:
* Indicates 5% Import Duty Charge applies.
Ω Indicates 20% Import Duty Charge applies.
§ Indicates Artist's Resale Right applies.
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