26 November 2014 Russian Art Auctions

26 November 2014

Artist Index / Full Catalogue

Male Nude with a Drape

154. SEMIRADSKY, GENRIKH (1843-1902)

Male Nude with a Drape, signed and dated 1865.

Oil on canvas, 101 by 81 cm.
45,000-60,000 GBP

Provenance: Collection of doctor Leopold Brennejsen, Warsaw, c. 1939 (label on the stretcher).

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

Exhibited: Henryk Siemiradzki 1843–1902, Towarzystwo Zachety Sztuk Pieknych, Warsaw, 1939 (label on the stretcher).

Literature: Exhibition catalogue, Henryk Siemiradzki 1843–1902, Warsaw, Towarzystwo Zachety Sztuk Pieknych, 1939, p. 15, No. 1, 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.