• Galerie Popoff: An Enduring Pa auction at Christies

    Sale 7677

    Galerie Popoff: An Enduring Passion for Russian Art

    12 - 13 October 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 573

    Zinaida Serebriakova (1884-1967)

    Portrait of Berthe Popoff in a black gown with lace frill

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Zinaida Serebriakova (1884-1967)
    Portrait of Berthe Popoff in a black gown with lace frill
    signed and dated 'Z. Serebriakova/le 15 juillet/1941/Paris.' (upper right)
    pastel on paper
    18¾ x 24 3/8 in. (47.6 x 62 cm.)
    Executed in 1941


    Contact Client Service
    • info@christies.com

    • New York +1 212 636 2000

    • London +44 (0)20 7839 9060

    • Hong Kong +852 2760 1766

    • Shanghai +86 21 6355 1766

    Contact the department

    For a nude study of Madame Popoff by Zinaida Serebriakova dated 16 July 1941, one day after the present work, see 'Parisian Discoveries' of Pushkin's Era: In Commemoration of 100 Years Since the Birth of I. S. Zilberstein, Moscow, 2005, p. 271, no. 429.

    Special Notice

    No VAT will be charged on the hammer price, but VAT at 15% will be added to the buyer's premium which is invoiced on a VAT inclusive basis.


    Literature

    V. Kruglov, Zinaida Serebriakova, St Petersburg, 2004, illustrated no. 183.