12 October 2015 Russian Art Auctions

12 October 2015

Artist Index / Full Catalogue

Two Tied Jugs

107. KRASNOPEVTSEV, DMITRY (1925-1995)

Two Tied Jugs, signed with an initial and dated 1971.

Oil on cardboard, 48 by 47 cm.
20,000-30,000 GBP

Provenance: Acquired directly from the artist by the father of the present owner.
Important private collection, France.

Exhibited: Dmitry Krasnopevtsev Solo Exhibition , Sviatoslav Richter’s flat, Moscow, 1975.

Two Tied Jugs by Dmitry Krasnopevtsev was exhibited in the famous solo exhibition by the artist in 1975, in the apartment of Sviatoslav Richter. Krasnopevtsev showed only his best works at the two exhibitions in Richter’s flat (the first one was held in 1962), which confirms the high opinion the artist himself had of this work.

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