• Russian Art auction at Christies

    Sale 7772

    Russian Art

    1 - 2 December 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 453

    Paul Mak (1891-1967)

    The Annunciation

    Price Realised  

    Paul Mak (1891-1967)
    The Annunciation
    signed, inscribed and dated 'Mak/1928/London' (lower right)
    gouache, coloured pencil and ink, heightened with gold, on paper
    12¾ x 7 in. (32.5 x 17.7 cm.)
    Executed in 1928


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    Literature

    Exhibition catalogue, Drawings in Colour by Paul Mak. Paintings and water-colours by H. Verge Sarrat, London, 1928, p. 10, no. 24.
    Exhibition catalogue, Persian Miniatures and Drawings by Paul Mak (Court Painter to the Shah of Persia), London, 1933.
    Exhibition catalogue, Paul Mak, Brussels, 1956, p. 3.


    Exhibited

    London, The Leicester Galleries, Drawings in Colour by Paul Mak. Paintings and water-colours by H. Verge Sarrat, December 1928, no. 24.
    London, The Fine Arts Society, Persian Miniatures and Drawings by Paul Mak (Court Painter to the Shah of Persia), May 1933, no. 27.
    Brussels, Galerie Rubens, Paul Mak, October 1956, no. 20.