The Russian Sale

Bonhams London
London, New Bond Street

Date of the auction: 05.06.2019

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Aleksei Ilych Kravchenko

Aleksei Ilych Kravchenko (Russian, 1889-1940) A Russian church in autumn signed in Cyrillic (lower middle) tempera and pencil on cardboard 46 x 69.5cm (18 1/8 x 27 3/8in). Fußnoten The present lot is offered with a certificate of authenticity from E. Nesterova, A. Benois Expertise Centre, 2018

Lot #: 1

Estimate: £8,000 - £10,000

Date: 5 Jun 2019

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Nikolai Egorovich Sverchkov

Nikolai Egorovich Sverchkov (Russian, 1817-1898) A winter's day in the village signed in Cyrillic (lower left) oil on canvas 40 x 69cm (15 3/4 x 27 3/16in). Fußnoten Provenance Private collection, UK

Lot #: 2

Estimate: £35,000 - £45,000

Date: 5 Jun 2019

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Konstantin Yakovlevich Kryzhitsky

Konstantin Yakovlevich Kryzhitsky (Russian, 1858-1911) Meadow in the woods signed in Cyrillic (lower right); stretcher inscribed in Russian with the title 32 x 48.5cm (12 1/2 x 19in). Fußnoten Provenance Private American collection

Lot #: 3*

Estimate: £6,000 - £8,000

Date: 5 Jun 2019

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Alexander Mikhailovich Leontovsky

Alexander Mikhailovich Leontovsky (Russian, 1865-1928) Portrait of an Officer of the Life Guard Horse Regiment with order of St. Anne with swords signed in Latin (lower right) oil on canvas 73.4 x 60cm (28 7/8 x 23 5/8in

Lot #: 4

Estimate: £3,000 - £4,000

Date: 5 Jun 2019

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Piotr Yakovlevich Ovchinnikov

Piotr Yakovlevich Ovchinnikov (Russian, 1881-1915) The billiard room in the Imperial Palace in Belovezha Forest signed in Cyrillic and titled 'in Puscha' (lower right) watercolour on paper 42.3 x 54.4cm (16 5/8 x 21 7/16in

Lot #: 5

Estimate: £1,500 - £2,000

Date: 5 Jun 2019

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Ivan Pavlovich Pokhitonov

Ivan Pavlovich Pokhitonov (Ukrainian, 1850-1923) 'Autour de l'étang de Matrionovka', 1882 signed and dated 'I Pokitonow 82' (lower right) oil on panel 18 x 26cm (7 1/16 x 10 1/4in). Fußnoten Provenance Private collection, Canada The offered lot has been inspected in person by Olivier Bertrand

Lot #: 6*

Estimate: £50,000 - £70,000

Date: 5 Jun 2019

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Mikhail Markianovitch Guermacheff

Mikhail Markianovitch Guermacheff (Russian, 1867-1930) 'A woodland pool' signed in Latin (lower right) oil on canvas 46 x 55.3cm (18 1/8 x 21 3/4in). Fußnoten Provenance The Reid Gallery Ltd, Guildford, Surrey Purchased from the above in 1971 Gifted by the purchaser (a close relation of the present

Lot #: 7

Estimate: £3,000 - £4,000

Date: 5 Jun 2019

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Sergey Evgrafovich Lednev-Schukin

Sergey Evgrafovich Lednev-Schukin (Russian, 1875-1961) Winter landscape signed in Cyrillic (lower right) oil on canvas 50.8 x 60.8cm (20 x 23 15/16in). Fußnoten Provenance With A La Vieille Russie, Zolotnitskiy (according to label on verso

Lot #: 8

Estimate: £2,000 - £3,000

Date: 5 Jun 2019

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Alexei Alexeevich Harlamoff

Alexei Alexeevich Harlamoff (Russian, 1840-1925) Young girl with a bunch of marguerites signed in Latin (lower left) oil on canvas 67 x 53cm (26 3/8 x 20 7/8in). Fußnoten Provenance With Fine Art of Oakham, October 1998 (according to label on verso

Lot #: 9

Estimate: £40,000 - £60,000

Date: 5 Jun 2019

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Boris Vasilevich Bessonov

Boris Vasilevich Bessonov (1862-1934) View of Nizhny Novgorod from Minin's garden signed in Cyrillic (lower right); further inscribed with title (lower left) watercolour on paper 50.5 x 77cm (19 7/8 x 30 5/16in

Lot #: 10

Estimate: £1,000 - £1,500

Date: 5 Jun 2019

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Attributed to Konstantin Alexeevich Korovin

Attributed to Konstantin Alexeevich Korovin (Russian, 1861-1939) Winter wonderland bearing signature in Latin (lower left) gouache and tempera on board 37.5 x 46cm (14 3/4 x 18 1/8in

Lot #: 11

Estimate: £5,000 - £7,000

Date: 5 Jun 2019

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Gregory Pavlovich Maltzeff

Gregory Pavlovich Maltzeff (Russian, 1881-1953) In the poppy field signed in Latin and inscribed 'Roma 1927' (lower left) oil on board 23 x 33cm (9 1/16 x 13in

Lot #: 12

Estimate: £1,500 - £2,000

Date: 5 Jun 2019

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Emile Eisman-Semenowsky

Emile Eisman-Semenowsky (Polish/French, 1857-1911) 'Summer Roses' signed in Latin (lower left) oil on panel 86 x 27.5cm (33 7/8 x 10 13/16in). Fußnoten Provenance Mosedale Estate, St Anne's-on-the-Sea, 1970/71 Acquired from the above by Wyn Mason Thence by descent Exhibited Paris, 1903 (label on

Lot #: 13

Estimate: £4,000 - £6,000

Date: 5 Jun 2019

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After Mstislav Valerianovich Dobuzhinsky

After Mstislav Valerianovich Dobuzhinsky Panorama of St. Petersburg with Falconet's Bronze Horseman signed in Cyrillic and dated in the plate 'M. Dobuzhinskii 1912' (lower right) lithograph in colours on on two joined sheets of paper 59 x 170cm (23 1/4 x 66 15/16in). Fußnoten The original panorama

Lot #: 13A

Estimate: £6,000 - £8,000

Date: 5 Jun 2019

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Follower of Ivan Konstantinovich Aivazovsky

Follower of Ivan Konstantinovich Aivazovsky (Russian, 1817-1900) The shipwreck oil on canvas 70 x 89cm (27 9/16 x 35 1/16in). Fußnoten Provenance With N.R. Omell Galleries, Duke St., St. James's, London Purchased from the above in 1970s by the present owners

Lot #: 14

Estimate: £70,000 - £90,000

Date: 5 Jun 2019

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Alexei Alexeevich Harlamoff

Alexei Alexeevich Harlamoff (Russian, 1840-1925) Gypsy girl signed in Latin (lower left) oil on canvas 62.5 x 49.5cm (24 5/8 x 19 1/2in). Fußnoten Provenance The McEwan Gallery, London Acquired from the above by the present owner in 1993 Private collection, UK

Lot #: 15

Estimate: £45,000 - £65,000

Date: 5 Jun 2019

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A photograph album

A photograph album circa 1892 the leather bound album entitled 'Russie 1892' opens to Romanov yellow gold and black striped silk interior covers containing forty two pages fitted with cabinet photographs of Empress Maria Feodorovna, Grand Duchess Elisabeth, Grand Duke Serge, Princess Yusupov

Lot #: 16

Estimate: £1,500 - £1,800

Date: 5 Jun 2019

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An album of Russian views

An album of Russian views German school, Second quarter, 19th century eight gouache views of St. Petersburg inscribed in German including Tauride Palace, Palace Embankment and Summer Garden, St. Isaac's Cathedral, the Admiralty, Alexander Nevsky Monastery and Smolny Institute and nine bookpates

Lot #: 17

Estimate: £8,000 - £10,000

Date: 5 Jun 2019

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Konstantin Ivanovich Gorbatov

Konstantin Ivanovich Gorbatov (Russian, 1876-1945) Naples signed in Latin and dated '1934' (lower left); further signed, dated and titled (on verso); stretcher applied with torn label for Gustav Knauer, Berlin/Kunst-Abteilung oil on canvas 73.5 x 93cm (28 15/16 x 36 5/8in). Fußnoten Provenance

Lot #: 18

Estimate: £30,000 - £40,000

Date: 5 Jun 2019

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Ivan Pavlovich Pokhitonov

Ivan Pavlovich Pokhitonov (Ukrainian, 1850-1923) 'Modèle couché dans le sable, petite étude (La Panne, 1920)' signed 'I Pokitonow' (lower right) oil on panel 5.6 x 9.2cm (2 3/16 x 3 5/8in). Fußnoten Provenance Estate of Eugénie von Wulfert and Boris Wulfert Pokhitonov Auction Catalogue des Tableaux

Lot #: 19

Estimate: £8,000 - £12,000

Date: 5 Jun 2019

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Ivan Pavlovich Pokhitonov

Ivan Pavlovich Pokhitonov (Ukrainian, 1850-1923) 'Soir après l'orage. La Panne (1899-1900) signed 'I Pokitonow' (lower right); inscribed 'N 111/ [cadeau pour maman de la part de Vania/ décembre 1890]' (verso) oil on panel 15.3 x 22cm (6 x 8 11/16in). Fußnoten Provenance Estate of Eugénie von Wulfert

Lot #: 20

Estimate: £40,000 - £60,000

Date: 5 Jun 2019

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Ivan Pavlovich Pokhitonov

Ivan Pavlovich Pokhitonov (Ukrainian, 1850-1923) 'Etude d'après Corot. Baigneuses au bord de la Marne (Paris, 1900)' inscribed with number '477' (verso) oil on panel 15.2 x 35cm (6 x 13 3/4in). Fußnoten Provenance Estate of Eugénie von Wulfert and Boris Wulfert Pokhitonov Auction Catalogue des

Lot #: 21

Estimate: £70,000 - £100,000

Date: 5 Jun 2019

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Philip Andreevich Maliavin

Philip Andreevich Maliavin (Russian, 1869-1940) Portrait of a young girl in a pink dress signed in Latin and indistinctly dated (upper left) oil on canvas 163 x 130.5cm (64 3/16 x 51 3/8in). Fußnoten Provenance Acquired by the present collector in the USA, circa 1960s The inimitable style of Philip

Lot #: 22*

Estimate: £300,000 - £500,000

Date: 5 Jun 2019

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Natalia Sergeevna Goncharova

Natalia Sergeevna Goncharova (Russian, 1881-1962) Dancers pencil on paper 42 x 30.5cm (16 9/16 x 12in). Fußnoten Provenance Gifted by Alexandra Tomilina-Larionova to the present owner, circa 1970

Lot #: 23

Estimate: £2,500 - £3,500

Date: 5 Jun 2019

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Alexandre Benois

Alexandre Benois (Russian/French, 1870-1960) The Kunstkammer in St. Petersburg inscribed in Cyrillic (verso) watercolour over pencil on paper 34 x 46.5cm (13 3/8 x 18 5/16in). Fußnoten Provenance Acquired by the present owner at Sotheby's, 29 November 2011, lot 801

Lot #: 24AR

Estimate: £1,500 - £2,000

Date: 5 Jun 2019

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Natalia Sergeevna Goncharova

Natalia Sergeevna Goncharova (Russian, 1881-1962) 'Scene with idol', stage design on an eastern theme for a composition by Borodin, end 1930s signed and inscribed (verso) gouache and graphite pencil on card 47 x 62cm (18 1/2 x 24 7/16in). Fußnoten The offered lot is sold with a Tretyakov Gallery

Lot #: 25

Estimate: £6,000 - £8,000

Date: 5 Jun 2019

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Konstantin Alexeevich Korovin

Konstantin Alexeevich Korovin (Russian, 1861-1939) A scenic sketch for The Little Humpbacked Horse signed in Latin (lower left) oil on board 12 x 22cm (4 3/4 x 8 11/16in). Fußnoten Provenance Bretforton Theatre Room

Lot #: 26

Estimate: £3,000 - £4,000

Date: 5 Jun 2019

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Sergei Yur'evich Sudeikin

Sergei Yur'evich Sudeikin (Russian, 1883-1946) Three costume designs for the ballet Sleeping Beauty: The White Cat and two Fairies each signed in Latin pencil, watercolour and gouache on paper each: 31.5 x 22.5 cm (12 3/8 x 8 7/8 in). (3) Fußnoten Provenance Bretforton Theatre Room

Lot #: 27

Estimate: £5,000 - £7,000

Date: 5 Jun 2019

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Sergei Yur'evich Sudeikin

Sergei Yur'evich Sudeikin (Russian, 1883-1946) Four costume designs for the ballet Sleeping Beauty: Puss-in-Boots, two Fairies and a Duchess each signed in Latin pencil, watercolour and gouache on paper each: 31.5 x 22.5 cm (12 3/8 x 8 7/8 in). (4) Fußnoten Provenance Bretforton Theatre Room

Lot #: 28

Estimate: £6,000 - £8,000

Date: 5 Jun 2019

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Sergei Yur'evich Sudeikin

Sergei Yur'evich Sudeikin (Russian, 1883-1946) Three costume designs for the ballet Sleeping Beauty: the Ogre and two fairies each signed in Latin pencil, watercolour and gouache on paper each: 31.5 x 22.5 cm (12 3/8 x 8 7/8 in). (3) Fußnoten Provenance Bretforton Theatre Room

Lot #: 29

Estimate: £5,000 - £7,000

Date: 5 Jun 2019