3 June 2015 Russian Art Auctions

3 June 2015

Artist Index / Full Catalogue

Mountain Aragats

87. SARYAN, MARTIROS (1880-1972)

Mountain Aragats, signed and dated 1923.

Tempera and oil on cardboard, 20 by 33.5 cm.
50,000-70,000 GBP

Provenance: Collection of A. Arutiunyan, art collector and friend of the artist.
Thence by descent.
Acquired from the son of the above by the present owner.
Private collection, Europe.

Authenticity of the work has been confirmed by O. Arutiunyan, the son of A. Arutiunyan.
Authenticity has also been confirmed by the expert V. Petrov.
Authenticity certificate from the expert Yu. Rybakova.

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.