RECENTLY SOLD WORKS

Yakov Chernikhov

1889-1951

Composition on the Theme of a Sulphuric Acid Factory from the series Fundamentals of Modern Architecture, 1920s

pencil, pen, ink and watercolour on paper
23.8 x 29.6 cm

PROVENANCE

The artist’s grandson, Moscow

Sale: Sotheby’s London, 6 April 1989, lot 621

Private collection, UK
Sale: Christie’s London, 3 November 1999, lot 185

Barry Friedman Ltd., New York (stock no. BF4524)

EXHIBITED

Rome, Palazzo delle Esposizione, Architetture nel paese dei Soviet 1917-1933, 1982

Paris, Centre Georges Pompidou, Tchernikhov: Fantaisies architecturales, 1985, p. 142, fig. 154 (illustrated)

London, Alon Zakaim Fine Art Gallery, Yakov Chernikhov 1889-1951: The Soviet Piranesi, 5 December 2018 – 21 January 2019

Literature

Chernikhov, Fundamentals of Modern Architecture, Leningrad, 1930, p. 58 (illustrated)

Butterwick/A.Zakaim,Yakov Chernikhov 1889-1951: The Soviet Piranesi, catalogue, London, 2018, p. 39 (illustrated)

OTHER ARCHIVED WORKS BY THIS ARTIST

Complicated Bending Forms (Strength and Movement)
The Constructed Play of Cylindrical, Conical and Spherical Volumes Amongst Themselves
Untitled from the series Aristografiya
Untitled from the series Aristografiya
Untitled from the series Aristografiya
Untitled from the series Aristografiya
Untitled  from the series Industrial Tales
Untitled  from the series Industrial Tales
Untitled from the series Pantheons of the Great Patriotic War 1941-45
Untitled from the series Pantheons of the Great Patriotic War 1941-45
Untitled from the series Pantheons of the Great Patriotic War 1941-45
Nonconstructive Union of Planes from the series Fundamentals of Modern Architecture
Constructive Union of Planes from the series Fundamentals of Modern Architecture
I-JA Synthetic Silk Factory (first variant) from the series The Construction of Architectural and Machine Forms
The Constructed Play of Cylindrical, Conical and Spherical Volumes Amongst Themselves that Supports the Through Thrust of Different Angles
The Constructed Play of Cylindrical, Conical and Spherical Volumes Amongst Themselves that Supports the Through Thrust of Different Angles
Demonstration of the Scope of a Cylindrical, Curved Form by Insertion of a Cylindrical Rod
Untitled from the series Aristografiya