MacDougall's Russian Art Auctions 1-2 Dec 2010

1 December 2010

Artist Index / Full Catalogue


* 85. BENOIS, ALEXANDER 1870-1960

Peterhof signed and dated "20 VII 1918"

Pencil, gouache and pastel on paper, 32.5 by 44 cm
15,000-20,000 GBP

Provenance: Collection of I. Angenitski, Kiev.

Authenticity has been confirmed by the experts Yu. Solonovich and M. Cherkasova.

Exhibited: Vystavka proizvedenii russkikh khudozhnikov vtoroi poloviny XIX - nachala XX vv., The Kiev State Museum of Russian Art, 1958, label on the reverse of the mount.

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.