David Burliuk - The Estate of Mrs. Harry N. Abrams New York Wednesday, April 7, 2010 | Phillips

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  • Catalogue Essay

    David Burliuk was a Ukrainian/American avant-garde artist considered ‘the father of Russian Futurism’. He was an early member of Der Blaue Reiter and showed at their first exhibition Erste Ausstellung der Redaktion Der Blaue Reiter which opened at the Heinrich Thannhauser’s Moderne Galerie in Munich, in early 1912 and comprised 43 works by 14 artists.


Portrait of Mrs. Burliuk


Oil on canvas.

20 x 16 in. (50.8 x 40.6 cm).
Signed "Burliuk" lower right.

$4,000 - 6,000 

Sold for $11,250

The Estate of Mrs. Harry N. Abrams

7 April 2010
New York