2 December 2015 Russian Art Auctions

2 Dec 2015

Artist Index / Full Catalogue


Spring Birches

120. KONCHALOVSKY, PETR (1876-1956)

Spring Birches, signed and dated 1952, also further signed, numbered "1593" and dated on the reverse.

Oil on canvas, 80 by 65 cm.
25,000-30,000 GBP


Provenance: Acquired by a previous owner in Moscow, between 1952 and 1956.
Thence by descent.
Private collection, Luxembourg.

Literature: Konchalovsky. Khudozhestvennoe nasledie, Moscow, Iskusstvo, 1964, p. 156, listed as “zhi 1305”.


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.