12 October 2015 Russian Art Auctions

12 Oct 2015

Artist Index / Full Catalogue


Churchyard in Oshevenskoe

8. POPKOV, VIKTOR (1932-1974)

Churchyard in Oshevenskoe, signed, titled in Cyrillic and dated 1966 on the reverse.

Oil on cardboard, 69.5 by 99.5 cm.
15,000-20,000 GBP


Provenance: Acquired directly from the artist’s family by the present owner.
Private collection, UK.

Exhibited: Severity of Style, MacDougall’s, London, 1–14 May 2015.

Literature: Viktor Popkov, A Russian Painter of Genius, London, Unicorn Press, 2013, p. 216, illustrated.


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Ω Indicates 20% Import Duty Charge applies.
§ Indicates Artist's Resale Right applies.
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