MacDougall's Russian Art Auctions 1-2 Dec 2010

1 December 2010

Artist Index / Full Catalogue

Still Life with Dahlias

391. PASTERNAK, LEONID 1862-1945

Still Life with Dahlias signed thrice, once with initials, also further signed and numbered "N37" on the reverse

Oil on canvas, 77.5 by 65.5 cm.
50,000-70,000 GBP

Provenance: Collection of the artist's daughter Josephine.
Private collection, UK.

Authenticity has been confirmed by the members of the family.

Exhibited: Solo Exhibition, Galerie Hartberg, Berlin, 1927 or 1932, No. 37, numbered on the reverse.

All the works orginating from the Pasternak Family, including the presented lot, have been photographed by the Courtauld Institute for its Photographic Survey of the British Isles, current lot No. 177 II In the archives.

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.