April Auctions

The Forest Clearing “The Forest Clearing” – Ivan Ivanovich Shishkin 1896

There are three Russian Art auctions coming up in April:

Christie’s will be holding their Russian auction on April 18th at Rockefeller Plaza in New York. Aleksandr Iakovlev’s, Loge de Théâtre à Pékin, is expected to be the top lot. Other highlights include Ivan Shishkin’s, The Forest Clearing (above), and Konstantin Makovskii’s Russian Beauty.

Link to online catalog

Sotheby’s will be auctioning 550 works of Russian Art on April 15-16 in New York. This past Tuesday, at the State History Museum in Moscow, they unveiled 30 of the most exciting pieces from their upcoming auctions. The preview included work by Ivan Aivazovsky, Arkhip Kuindzhy, and Ivan Shishkin. Shishkin’s In The Forest, is expected to sell for up to $2,000,000.

Link to online catalog

Nesterov Cottage on the Lake
“Cottage on the Lake” – Mikhail Nesterov

Trinity International Auctions will be holding a sale of Russian, Old Master & European Art on April 12 in Avon Connecticut. The auction includes work by Konstantin Korovin, Mihail Nesterov, and Ivan Aivazovsky.

Link to online catalog


Author: Barry O'Keefe

Artist/printmaker from Richmond, Va

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