8 June 2016 Russian Art and Photography Auctions

8 June 2016

Artist Index / Full Catalogue


196. SVESHNIKOV, BORIS (1927-1998)

Composition, signed with a monogram and dated 1976.

Oil on canvas, 79 by 87.5 cm.
10,000-15,000 GBP

Provenance: Acquired by Mario Prieto, former Ambassador of Chile to the USSR, in Moscow in the second half of the 1970s.
A gift from the above to the father of the present owner in the late 1970s.
Thence by descent.
Private collection, UK.

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.