VAT rate of 5% is payable on hammer price and at 20% on the buyer's premium.
Anna Petrovna Ostroumova Lebedeva (1871-1959).
Anonymous sale, Sotheby's, London, 15 December 1994, lot 26.
Acquired at the above sale by the present owner.
Property of a Distinguished American Collector
The World of Art, St Petersburg, 1903, nos. 1, 2.
I. Grabar, Constantin Somoff 60 Drawings, St Petersburg, 1903, listed pp. 9 & 19, illustrated p. 48.
O. Bic, Constantin Somoff, Berlin, 1907, listed p. 47, as 'Herbst im Versaillespark'.
S. Ernst, K.A. Somov, St Petersburg, 1918, illustrated p. 17, listed p. 91.
E.V. Zhuravleva, Konstantin Andreevich Somov, Moscow, 1980, p. 50. V. Kruglov, Alexandre Benois, Saint Petersburg, 2001, illustrated p. 36.
L. Korotkina, Konstantin Andreevich Somov, St Petersburg, 2004, illustrated p. 38.
St Petersburg, World of Art Exhibition of Contemporary Art and Theatre, 1899, no. 158.