5 June 2013 Russian Art Auctions

5 June 2013

Artist Index / Full Catalogue

Portrait of Frau O. Fränkel

§ 145. PASTERNAK, LEONID (1862-1945)

Portrait of Frau O. Fränkel, signed and dated 1914, also further signed, inscribed "Frau O.Fränkel. Moskau", numbered "N55" and dated on the reverse.

Watercolour and pastel on cardboard, 95.5 by 82 cm (oval).
5,000–7,000 GBP

Provenance: Private collection, Sweden.

Authenticity of the work has been confirmed by the Pasternak Trust.

Literature: R. Salys, Leonid Pasternak. The Russian Years, 1875–1921, Oxford University Press, 1999, vol. II, p. 146, illustrated.

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.