Nikos Hadjikyriakos-Ghika (Greek, 1906-1994) Heracles and Lernaean Hydra 33 x 30 x 16 cm.
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Nikos Hadjikyriakos-Ghika (Greek, 1906-1994) Heracles and Lernaean Hydra 33 x 30 x 16 cm.
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Nikos Hadjikyriakos-Ghika (Greek, 1906-1994)
Heracles and Lernaean Hydra
signed in Greek and numbered 4/8 (on the base)
bronze
33 x 30 x 16 cm.

Footnotes

  • Executed in 1949.

    LITERATURE:
    D. Iliopoulou-Rogan, N. Hadjikyriakos-Ghika, The Parallels, Polyplano Editions, Athens 1980, p. 15 (referred).
    N. Hadjikyriakos-Ghika, Sculpture 1934-1984, To Trito Mati, Athens 1984, no. 11, pp. 8, 14.
    Ghika, Adam editions, Athens 1991, no. 6, p. 201 (illustrated).
    Ghika Vu par Bonhomme, Artigraf editions, Athens 1993, pp. 40, 41 (illustrated).
    Ancient Greece as Seen by N. Hadjikyriakos-Ghika, Benaki Museum, Athens 1995.
    J.F. Bonhomme, Ghika Photographies 1989-1994, Benaki Museum, Athens 1997, no. 60 (illustrated).
    D. Iliopoulou-Rogan, N. Hadjikyriakos-Ghika, The Apollonian – The Dionysian 1906-1994, exhibition catalogue, Benaki Museum, Athens 2006, no. 819, p. 329 (illustrated).
    M. Rogakos, Reincarnated Painting: Sculpture by Ghika, The American College of Greece – ACG Art, Athens 2006, no. 13, p. 29.
    N. Hadjikyriakos-Ghika, The Protean, Municipal Gallery of Thessaloniki, Thessaloniki 2008.
    Nikos Hadjikyriakos Ghika, A Timeless Contemprary, exhibition catalogue, Museum of Contemporary Art, Andros 2011, p. 225 (illustrated).
    E. Arapoglou, Kriezotou no. 3, Nikos Hadjikyriakos-Ghika, his Home, Studio and Gallery, Benaki Museum, Athens 2012, no. 306, p. 307 (illustrated).
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