Are you ready for the Russian Art Week?

It is an exciting period when the major auction houses host their Russian sales in London. Here we brought together all their schedules and preview dates so you don’t get lost in the whirlwind of Russian culture.

Would you like to know more about what is happening during Russian Art Week? Download our special guide with the list of all events, interview with Tate curator Natalia Sidlina on the forthcoming Natalia Goncharova exhibition, auction highlights and more. Also available in the central locations in London.

Sergei Chekhonin. Neon bouquet. Estimate GBP 10,000 – GBP 15,000 @Christie’s

Christie’s 3 June 2019

This year Christie’s Russian Department celebrates 50 years. They kick off the week with the sales held on 3 June at 10:30 and 14:00.

The viewing is open 30 May – 2 June (times vary, please consult the website)

Address: 8 King Street, St James’s, London SW1Y 6QT

Ivan Aivazovsky. Ship at Sunset off Cap Martin. Estimate: GBP 500,000 – 700,000 @Sotheby’s

Sotheby’s 4 June 2019

On 4 June Sotheby’s holds 2 sales: Russian Works of Art, Fabergé and Icons at 10:00 and Russian Pictures at 14:30.

The viewing is open 31 May – 3 June (times vary, please consult the website)

Address: 34-35 New Bond Street, London W1A 2AA

Boris Kustodiev, Bakhchisarai. Estimate GBP 1,200,000—1,800,000


On 5 June MacDougall’s holds the Important Russian Art sale at 10:30

The viewing is open 1 June – 4 June, 11:00 – 17:30. (For more details please consult the website)

Address: Asia House, 63 New Cavendish Street, London W1G 7LP

Philip Maliavin. Portrait of a young girl in a pink dress. Estimate: GBP 300,000 – 500,000

Bonham’s 5 June 2019

Finally, on 5 June Bonham’s holds the Russian Art sale at 15:00.

The viewing is open 2 June – 5 June (times vary, please consult the website)

Address: 101 New Bond Street, London W1S 1SR

Anton Christian Iwersen and others: A Russian late Empire silver tea service, uniform with variations. Estimate 50,000–60,000 kr.

Bruun Rasmussen 7 June 2019

Following the Russian Art Week in London Bruun Rasmussen will hold the Russian sale on 7 June at 14:00.

The viewing is open 23 May – 27 May (times vary, please consult the website)

Note that the event take place in Copenhagen. Address: Bredgade 33, Copenhagen, Denmark


  • Date: 30 May 2019 - 07 June 2019