8 Jun 2011
Parrot God, signed twice, once with a monogram, and dated 1978, further numbered "N6/9" on the reverse.
Gouache and mixed media on paper, 62.5 by 45.5 cm.
Provenance: Acquired directly from the artist by the parents on the current owner.
Private collection, USA.
Authenticity of the work has been confirmed by the artist.
Exhibited: Chemiakin, Museu de Art de São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil, 12 March--13 April 1980.
Literature: Exhibition catalogue, Chemiakin, Museu de Art de São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil, 1980, No. 88, illustrated and listed.
Mihail Chemiakin, Mosaic Press, 1986, Vol. 1, p. 471. Mikhail Chemiakin, Moscow, Azbooka-Atticus, 2010, Vol. 1, p. 29, ill. 22.
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.