8 June 2016 Russian Art and Photography Auctions

8 June 2016

Artist Index / Full Catalogue


* 197. SITNIKOV, VASILY (1915-1987)

Nude, signed.

Oil on canvas, 100 by 60.5 cm.
15,000-20,000 GBP

Provenance: Acquired directly from the artist by Sizinio Pontes Nogueira, the Ambassador of Brazil to the USSR, 1971–1976, in Moscow.
Thence by descent.
Acquired from the sons of the above by the present owner.
Private collection, Brazil.

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.