25 November 2012
Learning the Alphabet, signed.
Oil on canvas, 73 by 60 cm.
Provenance: Anonymous sale; Important Russian Pictures Including the Somov Collection, Christie's London, 28 November 2007, lot 354.
Authenticity of the work has been confirmed by the expert I. Gerashchenko.
Authenticity has also 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.