MacDougall's Russian Art Auctions 8-9 June 2011

8 Jun 2011

Artist Index / Full Catalogue


Wounded Amazon Camilla,

* 175. SAVITSKY, GEORGIY (1887-1949)

Wounded Amazon Camilla, signed and dated 1922, also further signed, titled in Cyrillic and dated on the reverse.

Oil on panel, 62 by 80 cm.
10,000-20,000 GBP


Provenance: Private collection, UK.

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

Exhibited: G. Savitsky, Moscow, 1941.
M. Avilov, V. Meshkov, G. Savitsky, The State Tretyakov Gallery, Moscow, 1944.
G. Savitsky, Moscow, 1948.
Posthumous Exhibition of G. Savitsky, The Academy of Fine Arts, Moscow; The State Russian Museum, Leningrad, 1954.

Literature: E. Polischuk, G.K. Savitsky, Moscow, Iskusstvo, 1961, p. 37, illustrated; p. 186, listed.


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.