8 June 2016 Russian Art and Photography Auctions

8 Jun 2016

Artist Index / Full Catalogue


Still Life with Apples and a Deer

* 57. ANISFELD, BORIS (1878-1973)

Still Life with Apples and a Deer, signed, indistinctly inscribed and dated 1923, also further titled twice, once in Cyrillc, and numbered "25" on the label on the reverse, also further titled and numbered on the label on the stretcher.

Oil on canvas, 73.5 by 82 cm.
25,000-30,000 GBP


Provenance: Acquired directly from the artist by the parents of a previous owner.
Thence by descent.
Collection of the Fainberg Family Trust, USA.
Russian Art, Christie’s New York, 23 April 2010, lot 24.
Acquired at the above sale by the present owner.
Private collection, USA.

Literature: E. Lingenauber, O. Sugrobova-Roth, Boris Anisfeld. Catalogue raisonné, Düsseldorf, Edition Libertars, 2011, p. 164, No. P 467, illustrated and listed Still Life with Apples and Chinese Figures.


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.