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Top-20 Expensive Paintings of Russian Artists

Who is the most expensive Russian artist? And who can be considered as an Russian artist? Lots of famous artists were born in Russia, however, they could have lived and worked in different countries and had different foreign citizenship. Here you can see Top-20 of the most Expensive Paintings of Russian Artists. This list includes only those artists who were born in Russia or those who left being already an artist. 1. Kazimir Malevich " Suprematist Composition" , 1916 . $ 60.0 million (sold in 2008 ) 2 . Wassily Kandinsky " White Sound " , 1908 . $ 23.3 million (sold in 2007 ) 3 . Wassily Kandinsky "Fugue" , 1900 . $ 22.9 million (sold in 1990 ) 4 . Alexei Jawlensky "Shokko in a wide-brimmed hat " , 1910 . $ 18.66 million (sold in 2008 ) 5 . Kazimir Malevich " Suprematist Composition" , 1916 . $ 17.05 million (sold in 2000 ) 6. Wassily Kandinsky , " Sketch for Improvisation number 3 " , 1909 . $ 16.88 million (sold in 2008 ) 7. Marc Chagall " Circus " , 1956 . $ 13.7 million (sold in 2007 ) 8. Marc Chagall “Anniversary '' , 1923 . $ 16.3 million (sold in 1990 ) 9. Natalia Goncharova, "Flowers" , 1912 . $ 10.88 million (sold in 2008 ) 10 . Nicolai Fechin "A Little Cowboy" , 1940 . $ 10.8 million (sold in 2010 ) 11. Natalia Goncharova " Picking Apples " , 1909 . $ 9.78 million (sold in 2007 ) 12. Marc Chagall " Russian village in the moonlight " , 1911 . $ 8.25 million (sold in 1999 ) 13. Ilya Repin "Parisian Cafe" , 1875 . $ 7.24 million (sold in 2011 ) 14. Konstantin Somov "Rainbow" , 1927 . $ 7.43 million (sold in 2007 ) 15. Natalia Goncharova "A Spanish girl" , 1916 . $ 6.43 million (sold in 2010 ) 16. Vasily Polenov " Who among you is without a sin ? " , 1908 . $ 6.52 million (sold in 2011 ) 17. Natalia Goncharova "Moscow Street" , 1909 . $ 6.35 million (sold in 2011 ) 18. Ilya Kabakov, "Beetle" , 1982 . $ 5.84 million (sold in 2008 ) 19. Alexander Yakovlev " Portrait of Vasily Shuhaev in his workshop " , 1928 . $ 5.61 million (sold in 2007) 20. Ivan Aivazovsky "The American merchant marine for the Rock of Gibraltar ' , 1873 . $ 5,510,000 (sold in 2007)
Added: 28.09.2013
Author: Artistsarea