MacDougall's Russian Art Auctions 8-9 June 2011

8 Jun 2011

Artist Index / Full Catalogue


Spring in Versailles,

16. WESTCHILOV, KONSTANTIN (1877-1945)

Spring in Versailles, signed twice, inscribed "Marly le Roi", also further signed, titled, inscribed in Cyrillic and dated 1938 on the reverse.

Oil on cardboard, 45 by 48.5.
3,000-5,000 GBP


Provenance: A gift of the artist to the charity ball (inscription on the reverse).
Private collection, Europe.

Authenticity of the work has been confirmed by the expert V. Petrov


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.