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The Greek Sale / Fotis Kontoglou (Greek, 1895-1965) Saint Jean Baptiste (Peint en 1944.signed and dated in Greek (lower left)egg tempera on panel)

Lot 6
Fotis Kontoglou
(Greek, 1895-1965)
Saint Jean Baptiste
18 May 2022, 14:00 CEST

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Fotis Kontoglou (Greek, 1895-1965)

Saint Jean Baptiste
signé et daté en grec (en bas à gauche)
tempera à l'œuf sur panneau
34.3 x 27.5cm (13 1/2 x 10 13/16in).
Peint en 1944.

signed and dated in Greek (lower left)
egg tempera on panel


Private collection, Athens.

Athens, National Gallery - Alexandros Soutzos Museum, Fotis Kontoglou, November 27, 1978 – January 1 / February 2, 1979, no. 73 (catalogued, p. 19, and illustrated in the exhibition catalogue, p. 42).

Kontoglou, in Memoriam, Astir-Papadimitriou editions, Athens 1975, p. 318 (listed).
N. Zias, Photis Kontoglou, Painter, Commercial Bank of Greece edition, Athens 1993, p. 106, fn. 6 (mentioned).
Pyrforos magazine, no. 17, January-February 1995, p. 7 (illustrated).

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