MacDougall's Russian Art Auctions 27-30 May 2012

27 May 2012

Artist Index / Full Catalogue

Port in Odessa

320. SAVITSKIY, GEORGIY (1887-1949)

Port in Odessa, signed and dated 1924.

Oil on board, 33.5 by 49.5 cm.
5,000–7,000 GBP

Provenance: Acquired directly from the artist’s family by the present owner.

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

Exhibited: G. Savitskiy, Moscow, 1941.
G. Savitskiy, Moscow, 1948.
Posthumous Exhibition of G. Savitskiy, USSR Academy of Arts, Moscow; The State Russian Museum, Leningrad, 1954.

Literature: E. Polishchuk, G.K. Savitskiy, Moscow, Iskusstvo, 1961, p. 188, 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.