Every year, at the end of November, the World leader auction of art and Antiques Christie’s holds its auctions of Russian and Ukrainian art. This year, this auction will be held next Monday 28 November.
At the auction will feature famous artists: Aivazovsky, Konchalovsky, Korovin, Sorin, Zhukovsky. The paintings of these artists ‘ works are top-end and the auction house plans to sell them at a cent a high estimate ( range).
A not unimportant place in the auction is the sculpture works of Trubetskoy, which are the hallmark of sculpture of the Russian – Ukrainian trading. Recall that Paul Troubetzkoy, who at the turn of XIX-XX centuries came to Russian art, as a brilliant original artist who created in various genres. Troubetzkoy won the fame of the first Russian sculptors working with such amazing and poeticized closeness to nature.His works are in the Park near the Marble Palace in Saint-Petersburg (a monument of Alexander III), in the Russian Museum (a bronze figure C. Witte), in the Tretyakov gallery in Moscow (the bust of Leo Tolstoy), in the Roman Academy of arts (“Indian on horseback”), in the Venice Academy (“the Driver” and “Female portrait”), in the Berlin national gallery, in the Dresden gallery, San Francisco Legion of Honor.
According to the organizators of the auction, this time will be exhibited a very interesting and rare paintings of artists of different genres and styles. In addition to classical works of oil, will also feature graphics and watercolor.
Before the auction exhibition of paintings will run until 27 ofNovember in the Central exhibition hall of the auction house Christie’s in London.
Welcome to the auction of collectors and partners will be held on 26th of November from 19:00 to 21:00. Admission is by invitation only.
Christie is the leader of the global art market, total revenue of which only at the end of 2015, amounting to £4,8 / $7.4 billion, Together with the auction house Sotheby’s it takes up 90% of the world market of auction sales of Antiques and art objects.