12 October 2015 Russian Art Auctions

12 October 2015

Artist Index / Full Catalogue

After the Shift

71. VITMAN, IRINA (1916-2012)

After the Shift, signed with initials.

Oil on canvas, 139 by 240 cm.
10,000-15,000 GBP

Executed in 1961.

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

Exhibited: Vsesoyuznaya khudozhestvennaya vystavka, Moscow, 1961 (label on the stretcher).

Literature: Exhibition catalogue, Vsesoyuznaya khudozhestvennaya vystavka, Moscow, Sovetskii khudozhnik, 1961, p. 6, 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.