View full screen - View 1 of Lot 117. Composition.
117

Vladimir Yakovlev

Composition

Property from the Bar-Gera Collection

Vladimir Yakovlev

Vladimir Yakovlev

Composition

Composition

Property from the Bar-Gera Collection

Vladimir Yakovlev

1934 - 1998

Composition


bearing a Soviet export stamp on the reverse and various exhibition labels on the backing board

oil on cardboard

Board: 70 by 49cm, 27½ by 19¼in.

Framed: 71.5 by 51.5cm, 28¼ by 20¼in.


Executed in 1960

The support is bowed and the edges and corners are fraying. The lower left corner in particular shows wear and minor losses to the recto which are covered by the frame. Further minor losses are visible along the bottom edge. The surface is covered in a light layer of dirt. Inspection under UV light reveals no obvious signs of retouching. Framed. Unexamined out of frame.



Condition 11 of the Conditions of Business for Buyers (Online Only) is not applicable to this lot.


The lot is sold in the condition it is in at the time of sale. The condition report is provided to assist you with assessing the condition of the lot and is for guidance only. Any reference to condition in the condition report for the lot does not amount to a full description of condition. The images of the lot form part of the condition report for the lot. Certain images of the lot provided online may not accurately reflect the actual condition of the lot. In particular, the online images may represent colors and shades which are different to the lot's actual color and shades. The condition report for the lot may make reference to particular imperfections of the lot but you should note that the lot may have other faults not expressly referred to in the condition report for the lot or shown in the online images of the lot. The condition report may not refer to all faults, restoration, alteration or adaptation. The condition report is a statement of opinion only. For that reason, the condition report is not an alternative to taking your own professional advice regarding the condition of the lot. NOTWITHSTANDING THIS ONLINE CONDITION REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD "AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF SALE/BUSINESS APPLICABLE TO THE RESPECTIVE SALE.

Exhibition catalogue Nonkonformisty: vtoroi russkii avangard 1955-1988, Cologne: Wienland, 1996, p.128 illustrated
Exhibition catalogue Avantgarde im Untergrund: Russische Nonkonformisten aus der Sammlung Bar-Gera, Wabern/Bern: Benteli, 2005, p.82 illustrated; p.167, no.57 listed
St Petersburg, The State Russian Museum; Moscow, The State Tretyakov Gallery; Frankfurt, The Städel Museum et al., Nonkonformisty: vtoroi russkii avangard 1955-1988, 1996-1997
Bern, Kunstmuseum Bern, Avantgarde im Untergrund: Russische Nonkonformisten aus der Sammlung Bar-Gera, 3 February - 24 April 2005