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    Sale 7734

    Russian Art

    9 June 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 59

    Oleg Vassiliev (b. 1931)

    After the rain

    Price Realised  

    Oleg Vassiliev (b. 1931)
    After the rain
    signed with Cyrillic initials and dated 'OV. 93.' (lower right); further signed, inscribed and dated 'O. Vassiliev./"After the Rain"/OV 93.' (on the reverse)
    oil on canvas, unframed
    40 x 30 in. (100.6 x 76.2 cm.)


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    Artist's Resale Right ("Droit de Suite"). Artist's Resale Right Regulations 2006 apply to this lot, the buyer agrees to pay us an amount equal to the resale royalty provided for in those Regulations, and we undertake to the buyer to pay such amount to the artist's collection agent.
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    Provenance

    with Flomehaft Gallery, New York.
    Acquired by the present owner in 2005.


    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF AN AMERICAN COLLECTOR