30 November 2016
May Day Festivities in the Karpogory Village, dated "1 maya 62".
Oil on cardboard, 20.5 by 41 cm.
Provenance: With the salon of the Art Fund of the USSR (label on the reverse).
Acquired by the previous owner in Moscow in 1989.
Thence by descent.
Private collection, USA.
Authenticity of the work has been confirmed by Vladimir Stozharov, the artist’s grandson.
Literature: Vladimir Fedorovich Stozharov, 1926–1973, Zhivopis, Risunok, Moscow, Sovetskii khudozhnik, 1977, p. 87, listed.
Notes on symbols:
* Indicates 5% Import Duty Charge applies.
Ω Indicates 20% Import Duty Charge applies.
§ Indicates Artist's Resale Right applies.
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