4 June 2014 Russian Art Auctions

4 Jun 2014

Artist Index / Full Catalogue


A Monk

86. DEMYANOV, MIKHAIL (1873-1913)

A Monk, signed, inscribed "Roma" and dated 1912.

Oil on canvas, 100 by 120 cm.
30,000-50,000 GBP

Provenance: Collection of T. Belozerskii, State Counsellor, prominent industrialist and philanthropist (inscription on the reverse).
Private collection, Finland.

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

Exhibited: Possibly, Posmertnaya vystavka kartin khudozhnika Mikhaila Aleksandrovicha Dem’yanova, Petrograd, 16 February 1914.

Literature: Possibly, exhibition catalogue, Posmertnaya vystavka kartin khudozhnika Mikhaila Aleksandrovicha Dem’yanova, Petrograd, 1914, listed as Monakh from the collection of T. Belozerskii.


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.