Posts Tagged ‘ Russian art week ’


And we continue to… pontificate – Russian Art Week winds up

Nov 29th, 2014 | By

  Results at Russian Art week were uneven.  A couple of important pictures attracted attention and Serov’s lovely portrait of Maria Zeitlin set a new auction record for a Russian artwork of pounds 9.2m beating the pounds 7.88m raised for Nicolai Roerich’s Madonna Libris at Bonhams in summer 2013.  However, only 47% of lots sold against
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Nikolai Roerich, The Signal Fires of Peace, 100 x 155cm, 1917, pounds 800,000 - 1,200,000. Bonhams, 4th June 2014.

Russian Art Week arrives in London

May 26th, 2014 | By

Russian art week starts next week in London, 2nd – 6th June.  This bi-annual event, held in May and November, features a series of auctions by the leading Russian art auctioneer’s (Christie’s, Sotheby’s, Macdougall’s and Bonham’s) and various lectures, events and dealer exhibitions.  This year, the event is part of the 2014 UK-Russia Year of
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Natalia Vodianova

Mayfair Times November issue built around Russian Art Week

Nov 8th, 2013 | By

Natalia Vodianova, the beauty from Nizhny Novgorod, lends her profile to the cover of the November issue of the Mayfair Times magazine which is built around a Russian theme in light of Russian Art Week commencing on the 22nd November.  Vodianova, who now lives in Paris,  gives an interview discussing her charity the Naked Heart
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Theadora Clarke, editor and founder of Russian art and Culture

Russian Art Week in London approaches 22 – 29th November

Nov 7th, 2013 | By

  Russian art and culture, the popular and successful on-line magazine and website established by the charming and energetic Theadora Clarke, has just published its useful guide to the forthcoming Russian art week in London when dealers and galleries get together to exhibit their best selection of Russian art.  This year is of particular interest
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Madonna Liberis by Roerich

Russian art sales in London break previous records

Jun 13th, 2013 | By

  Russian art week was a success after a buying spree that broke several previous records with pounds 50m changing hands, the highest auction turnover since before the credit crunch recession. Dealers also reported good trade behind the scenes.  The bi-annual event saw Mayfair overflowing with Russians as they flew in from the four corners
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Nicolas Roerich, 'Sanctuaries and Citadels,' 1925, Oil on canvas laid down on board, 25 3/4 x 38ins, pounds 500,000 - 700,000, Christie's 3rd June.

Russian art week coming up in London, May 31st – 7th June

May 20th, 2013 | By

Russian week in London is once again upon us and, with the current strength of the Russian economy and worldwide stock markets achieving new highs, promises to be  another record-breaking event. Auctions of rare and valuable Russian paintings, icons, Fabergé and works of art will be held at the four major auction houses which cover
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