4 June 2014 Russian Art Auctions

4 June 2014

Artist Index / Full Catalogue

Venetian Spirit I

437. PLAVINSKY, DMITRY (1937-2012)

Venetian Spirit I, signed, titled, inscribed "Venice. Relief on the cathedral" and dated 1997 on the reverse.

Oil, sand and acrylic on canvas, 107 by 92 cm.
6,000-9,000 GBP

Provenance: Mimi Ferzt Gallery (label on the reverse).
Acquired from the above by the present owner in 1999.

Authenticity of the work has been confirmed by Maria Plavinskaya, the artist’s widow.

Exhibited: Dmitri Plavinsky. In Search of Italy, Mimi Ferzt Gallery, New York, 19 November–13 December 1998.

Literature: Exhibition catalogue, Dmitri Plavinsky. In Search of Italy, New York, Mimi Ferzt Gallery, 1998, p. 24, illustrated.
Dmitri Plavinsky, New York, Rizzoli, 2000, p. 143, illustrated; p. 263, 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.