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The First online NB AUCTION. Russian and Soviet art

Artworks by Russian and Soviet artists

15.05.2015 — 22.05.2015

The First Online NB Auction will be held online at NB Online Auction. Electronic Catalogue is available on request at art@nbgallery.com

Artworks from the First NB Auction


1960s, watercolor, ink on paper, 32.5 x 33 cm

ERNST GELMS (1912-1992), Kazan. Honored Artist of the Tatar ASSR (1956), People's Artist of Tatarstan (1960), winner of the State Prize of the Tatar ASSR named after G. Tukai (1967), Honored Artist of the RSFSR (1974). Studied at Art Studio "Crocodile" (1934), Moscow Institute of Advanced Training of Artists (1939).

Artworks by E.Gelms are represented in the collections of The State Historical Museum (Moscow), A. A. Bakhrushin Central Theatre Museum (Moscow), The State Museum of Fine Arts of the Republic Tatarstan (Kazan), Kazan Opera Theatre (Kazan), Russian GrandDrama Theatre Museum n.a. V. Kachalov (Kazan), Opera and Ballet Tatar Academic State Theatre n.a. Musa Dzhalil, Art Fund of Ministry of Culture of Russian Federation, Museum of Humour and Satire in Gabrovo (Bulgaria).


1950s, oil on canvas, 27 x 48 cm

VLADIMIR YATSENKO (1915-2010), Kharkiv. Art historian, author of works on art. Honored Artist of Ukrainian SSR. Graduated from The Kharkiv Art Institute.

Artworks of the artist are represented in the collections of The Ukranian National Art Gallery (Kiev, Ukraine), The Donetsk Regional Art Museum (Ukraine), The Kharkiv Art Museum (Ukraine), The Sevastopol Art Museum, The Central Museum of the Great Patriotic War (Moscow).

The First NB Online Auction of Russian and Soviet art

Thursday 15, 2015 - Thursday 21, 2015 9:00 pm

Please visit NB Online Auction

Anatoly Yablokov "A SAILOR".1950s, oil on canvas, 120 x 199 cm

The main part of the auction works is presented by etudes by well-known Soviet artists (Lev Vitkovsky, Gennady Gaev, Petr Kostinsky, Georgy Desyatkin, Petr Sulimenko, Igor Razdrogin and others), posters, unique printed graphic artworks and originals of caricatures by Ernst Gelms who worked in famous Kazan satire magazine "Chayan".

The collectibles at the auction will be presented by monumental painting "Sailor", 1950s by Anatoly Yablokov (1911-1992), landscapes by Moscow artist Evsey Reshin (1916-1978), genre scenes by Grigory Kravchenko (1930-2006) and Ukrainian artists Vladimir Yatsenko (1915-2010) and Tamara Khitrova (1913-1991).

Anatoly Olkhovikov "BUILDING THE HOUSE".1960s, oil on canvas, 69.5 x 86 cm

All lots can be seen at the pre-auction exhibition since Tuesday, May 5th at the Gallery premises.

For more information please contact the gallery via tel +7 (495) 697-4006 / +7 (495) 737-5298 or e-mail: art@nbgallery.com

Open hours: Tuesday-Saturday 11am-7pm, Sunday 12-6pm, Monday - closed.

10% of all the sales will go the DAMAS LATINAS de MOSCU Charity programs