3 June 2015
Grandfather's Nameday, signed and dated 1903.
Oil on canvas, 82 by 53 cm.
Authenticity of the work has been confirmed by the expert V. Petrov.
Exhibited: Louisiana Purchase Exposition, St Louis, 30 April–1 December 1904 (label on the reverse).
Literature: Exhibition catalogue, Official Catalogue of Exhibitors. Universal Exposition, Saint Louis, 1904, U.S.A., St Louis, Official Catalogue Company, 1904, p. 285, No. 282, listed.
Niva, St Petersburg, No. 36, 1906, illustrated on the cover.
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.