Russian Art

Christie's
London

Date of the auction: 06.06.2016

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Léon Bakst (1866-1924)

Léon Bakst (1866-1924)
Costume design for 'La Belle au Bois Dormant': Un courtisan
Léon Bakst (1866-1924) Costume design for 'La Belle au Bois Dormant': Un courtisan signed 'Bakst' (lower right) pencil and watercolour, heightened with gold, on paper 11 5/8 x 9 1/8 in. (29.5 x 23 cm

Lot #: 40

Estimate: £15,000 - £20,000

Date: 6 Jun 2016

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Léon Bakst (1866-1924)

Léon Bakst (1866-1924)
Costume design for 'La Belle au Bois Dormant': Le Page de la Fée Lilas
Léon Bakst (1866-1924) Costume design for 'La Belle au Bois Dormant': Le Page de la Fée Lilas signed and dated 'bakst/1921' (lower right) pencil and watercolour, heightened with white and silver, on paper

Lot #: 41

Estimate: £20,000 - £30,000

Date: 6 Jun 2016

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Léon Bakst (1866-1924)

Léon Bakst (1866-1924)
Costume design for 'La Belle au Bois Dormant': Le Prince Charmant à la Cour
Léon Bakst (1866-1924) Costume design for 'La Belle au Bois Dormant': Le Prince Charmant à la Cour signed and dated 'Bakst 1921' (lower left) pencil and watercolour, heightened with white, silver and

Lot #: 42

Estimate: £30,000 - £50,000

Date: 6 Jun 2016

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Léon Bakst (1866-1924)

Léon Bakst (1866-1924)
Costume design for 'La Belle au Bois Dormant': Mazurka dancer in pink
Léon Bakst (1866-1924) Costume design for 'La Belle au Bois Dormant': Mazurka dancer in pink signed and dated 'bakst/1921' (lower left); with inscription 'Sleeping Princess"/Mazurka' (upper left) pencil and

Lot #: 43

Estimate: £10,000 - £15,000

Date: 6 Jun 2016

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Konstantin Korovin (1861-1939)

Konstantin Korovin (1861-1939)
A village in winter
Konstantin Korovin (1861-1939) A village in winter signed, further signed in Cyrillic and inscribed in Russian '?Konstantin Korovine Russia.' (lower left) oil on board 13 x 16 in. (33 x 41 cm

Lot #: 48

Estimate: £8,000 - £12,000

Date: 6 Jun 2016

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Konstantin Korovin (1861-1939)

Konstantin Korovin (1861-1939)
Porte St Denis, Paris la nuit
Konstantin Korovin (1861-1939) Porte St Denis, Paris la nuit signed and inscribed 'C. Korovine Paris.' (lower right); with title inscribed and studio stamp (on the reverse) oil on board 13 x 16 in. (33 x ?41 cm

Lot #: 50

Estimate: £15,000 - £25,000

Date: 6 Jun 2016

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Boris Grigoriev (1886-1939)

Boris Grigoriev (1886-1939)
Portrait of Lev Shestov (1866-1938)
Boris Grigoriev (1886-1939) Portrait of Lev Shestov (1866-1938) signed 'Boris/Grigoriew' (upper left) oil on canvas 25½ x 21 1/8 in. (65 x 53.6 cm

Lot #: 51

Estimate: £100,000 - £150,000

Date: 6 Jun 2016

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After Léon Bakst

After Léon Bakst
Synthèse de l'oeuvre du maître en 25 planches
After Léon Bakst Synthèse de l'oeuvre du maître en 25 planches Labor et Artes editor, Paris, 1928; inscribed 'A Monsieur/Roger A Gillette/Mon premier "enfant"/dont il veut bien être/le père adoptif./Bien respectueusement/Marcel Lerhners

Lot #: 53

Estimate: £4,000 - £6,000

Date: 6 Jun 2016

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Lev Tchistovsky (1902-1969)

Lev Tchistovsky (1902-1969)
Reclining nude
Lev Tchistovsky (1902-1969) Reclining nude signed and inscribed 'L Tchistovsky/Paris' (lower right); further signed and inscribed 'L. Tchistovsky/artiste peintre/atelier: 7 impasse du Rouet, 7/Paris 14' (on the reverse) watercolour on paper 14 3/8 x 18 7/8

Lot #: 54

Estimate: £5,000 - £7,000

Date: 6 Jun 2016

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Ivan Aivazovsky (1817-1900)

Ivan Aivazovsky (1817-1900)
View of the Saladin Citadel from the banks of the Nile
Ivan Aivazovsky (1817-1900) View of the Saladin Citadel from the banks of the Nile signed in Cyrillic and dated 'Aivazovsky/1871' (lower left) oil on canvas 29¼ x 36½ in. (74.3 x 92.7 cm

Lot #: 60

Estimate: £100,000 - £150,000

Date: 6 Jun 2016

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Ivan Choultsé (1874-1939)

Ivan Choultsé (1874-1939)
Wisteria in dappled sunlight
Ivan Choultsé (1874-1939) Wisteria in dappled sunlight signed 'Iw. F. Choultsé.' (lower right) oil on canvas 18 x 15 in. (46 x 37.8 cm

Lot #: 62

Estimate: £60,000 - £80,000

Date: 6 Jun 2016

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Konstantin Gorbatov (1876-1945)

Konstantin Gorbatov (1876-1945)
Amalfi
Konstantin Gorbatov (1876-1945) Amalfi signed 'K. Gorbatoff.' (lower right); further signed and inscribed with title 'K. Gorbatoff' (on the reverse) oil on canvas 27 5/8 x 39½ in. (70.4 x 100.4 cm

Lot #: 65

Estimate: £30,000 - £50,000

Date: 6 Jun 2016

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Ivan Aivazovsky (1817-1900)

Ivan Aivazovsky (1817-1900)
An Ottoman coffee-house in the moonlight
Ivan Aivazovsky (1817-1900) An Ottoman coffee-house in the moonlight signed and dated 'Aïvasovsky 1857.' (lower right) oil on canvas 23 7/8 x 35 3/8 in. (60.5 x 90 cm

Lot #: 66

Estimate: £200,000 - £300,000

Date: 6 Jun 2016

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Joseph Andreas Weiss (1814-1887)

Joseph Andreas Weiss (1814-1887)
View of the Kremlin and Moskvoretsky bridge from the Moscow river embankment
Joseph Andreas Weiss (1814-1887) View of the Kremlin and Moskvoretsky bridge from the Moscow river embankment signed with artist's monogram and dated '1870' (lower left) pencil and

Lot #: 71

Estimate: £5,000 - £7,000

Date: 6 Jun 2016

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Ilya Repin (1844-1930)

Ilya Repin (1844-1930)
Portrait of Vera Berenshtam, née Pypina (1864-1930)
Ilya Repin (1844-1930) Portrait of Vera Berenshtam, née Pypina (1864-1930) signed in Cyrillic and dated 'I. Repin/1910' (lower left) pencil and watercolour, heightened with white, on card 16 1/8 x 13 3/8 in. (41 x 34 cm

Lot #: 72

Estimate: £15,000 - £20,000

Date: 6 Jun 2016

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Attributed to Evgraf Chemesov (1735-1765)

Attributed to Evgraf Chemesov (1735-1765)
Portrait of Catherine II (1729-1796) mourning the death of Empress Elisabeth Petrovna (1709-1762)
Attributed to Evgraf Chemesov (1735-1765) Portrait of Catherine II (1729-1796) mourning the death of Empress Elisabeth Petrovna (1709-1762) oil on copper 8 x 7

Lot #: 73

Estimate: £2,000 - £3,000

Date: 6 Jun 2016

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Joseph Friedrich Leopold (1668-1727)

Joseph Friedrich Leopold (1668-1727)
Plan of the Poltava battle, 'A plan of a battle close to Poltava, in Ukraine between the armies of His Royal Highness Peter the First, Emperor of Russia (1672-1725) and His Royal Highness King of Sweden, Charles XII (1682-1718), which took place on 27 June/8 July

Lot #: 74

Estimate: £2,000 - £4,000

Date: 6 Jun 2016

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Boris Kustodiev (1878-1927)

Boris Kustodiev (1878-1927)
A street in Staraya Russa
Boris Kustodiev (1878-1927) A street in Staraya Russa oil on canvas 12 1/8 x 19 7/8 in. (31 x 50.6 cm.) Painted in 1921

Lot #: 75

Estimate: £20,000 - £30,000

Date: 6 Jun 2016

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Adolf Jebens (1819-1888)

Adolf Jebens (1819-1888)
Cossack of the Life-Guards Ataman of His Imperial Highness Tsarevich’s Regiment
Adolf Jebens (1819-1888) Cossack of the Life-Guards Ataman of His Imperial Highness Tsarevich’s Regiment signed 'Jebens.' (lower right) oil on canvas 19 3/8 x 9 ¼ in. (49.3 x 23.4 cm

Lot #: 76

Estimate: £10,000 - £15,000

Date: 6 Jun 2016

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Georges Bertin Scott (1873-1942)

Georges Bertin Scott (1873-1942)
A late 19th century Russian dragoon
Georges Bertin Scott (1873-1942) A late 19th century Russian dragoon signed and dated 'Georges Scott/1913' (lower right) oil on canvas 30 ¾ x 20 ½ in. (78.2 x 52 cm

Lot #: 77

Estimate: £6,000 - £8,000

Date: 6 Jun 2016

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Evgenii Tikhmenev (1869-1934)

Evgenii Tikhmenev (1869-1934)
Wolf hunting with borzois
Evgenii Tikhmenev (1869-1934) Wolf hunting with borzois signed in Cyrillic 'E. Tikhmenev' (lower left) oil on canvas 11¾ x 25¼ in. (30 x 64.2 cm

Lot #: 78

Estimate: £18,000 - £22,000

Date: 6 Jun 2016

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Frants Roubaud (1856-1928)

Frants Roubaud (1856-1928)
Black Sea fishermen
Frants Roubaud (1856-1928) Black Sea fishermen signed 'F. Roubaud.' (lower left) oil on canvas 32 3/8 x 23¼ in. (83 x 59.2 cm.) Painted prior to 1900

Lot #: 79

Estimate: £25,000 - £35,000

Date: 6 Jun 2016

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Timur Novikov (1958-2002)

Timur Novikov (1958-2002)
Saint John of Kronstadt
Timur Novikov (1958-2002) Saint John of Kronstadt signed in Cyrillic and dated 'Novikov Tr./1998.' and with studio stamp (on the reverse of the print) mixed media on textile 55½ x 42¼ in. (141 x 107.5 cm

Lot #: 80

Estimate: £6,000 - £8,000

Date: 6 Jun 2016

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Timur Novikov (1958-2002)

Timur Novikov (1958-2002)
Oscar Wilde
Timur Novikov (1958-2002) Oscar Wilde mixed media on textile 72 7/8 x 58 in. (185.5 x 147.5 cm.) Executed in 1993

Lot #: 81

Estimate: £6,000 - £8,000

Date: 6 Jun 2016

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Timur Novikov (1958-2002)

Timur Novikov (1958-2002)
A set of three photographs from The Forgotten Mysteries of Time series
Timur Novikov (1958-2002) A set of three photographs from The Forgotten Mysteries of Time series signed in Cyrillic, dated and numbered 'Novikov/Timur 1996/2/5' (on the reverse) sepia archival print 12

Lot #: 82

Estimate: £3,000 - £5,000

Date: 6 Jun 2016

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Ernst Neizvestny (b. 1926)

Ernst Neizvestny (b. 1926)
Untitled
Ernst Neizvestny (b. 1926) Untitled signed and dated 'E. Neizvestny.79' (lower left) acrylic on canvas 43¾ x 67¾ in. (111.2 x 172 cm.) Painted in 1979

Lot #: 84

Estimate: £8,000 - £12,000

Date: 6 Jun 2016

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Maxim Kantor (b. 1957)

Maxim Kantor (b. 1957)
Map of Europe
Maxim Kantor (b. 1957) Map of Europe signed in Cyrillic 'Maksim' (lower right); signed, further signed in Cyrillic, signed with initial, inscribed with title, further inscribed in Russian with title and dated 'Maksim Kantor/1990/Maxim/M' and with inscription in

Lot #: 85

Estimate: £20,000 - £30,000

Date: 6 Jun 2016

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Evgeny Rukhin (1943-1975)

Evgeny Rukhin (1943-1975)
Untitled
Evgeny Rukhin (1943-1975) Untitled signed in Cyrillic and dated 'E. Rukhin 73.' (upper right) mixed media on canvas 40 x 36 in. (102 x 91.4 cm

Lot #: 86

Estimate: £6,000 - £8,000

Date: 6 Jun 2016

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Dmitri Krasnopevtsev (1925-1995)

Dmitri Krasnopevtsev (1925-1995)
Still life with a jug
Dmitri Krasnopevtsev (1925-1995) Still life with a jug signed with Cyrillic initial and dated 'K-61' (lower left, incised) oil on board 22 1/8 x 25 5/8 in. (56 x 65 cm.) Painted in 1961

Lot #: 87

Estimate: £6,000 - £8,000

Date: 6 Jun 2016

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Dmitri Krasnopevtsev (1925-1995)

Dmitri Krasnopevtsev (1925-1995)
Broken vase
Dmitri Krasnopevtsev (1925-1995) Broken vase signed with Cyrillic initial and dated 'K.67' (upper right) oil on board 17 x 15 1/8 in. (43.1 x 38.5 cm.) Painted in 1967

Lot #: 88

Estimate: £6,000 - £8,000

Date: 6 Jun 2016