5 June 2013
Sparrow Rocks in the Sayan Spurs, indistinctly signed and titled in Cyrillic "...Vorobushki" on the stretcher.
Oil on canvas, 59 by 68.5 cm.
Executed in 1953.
Provenance: Acquired directly from the artist by the previous owner.
Private collection, The Netherlands.
Authenticity of the work has been confirmed by the artist’s grandson Vladimir Stozharov.
Literature: N. Komova, N. Mazurenko, Vladimir Fyodorovich Stozharov. Zhivopis’. Risunok, Moscow, Sovetskii khudozhnik, 1977, p. 66, 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.