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Russian avant-garde of the 10s and 60s

 Niko Pirosmani (N.Pirosmanashvili) (1862-1918) The Paschal Lamb, 1914 Oil on iron, 52 x 61 cm

Niko Pirosmani (N.Pirosmanashvili)
(1862-1918)
The Paschal Lamb, 1914
Oil on iron, 52 x 61 cm
 

NIKO PIROSMANI (NIKOLAI ASLANOVICH PIROSMANASHVILI) (1862-1918)
Self-taught painter, lived and worked in Tiflis. Painted tavern (dukhan) walls, street signboards, genre pictures representing townsfolk, merchants, peasants, landscapes, still-lives (the "naive" art). From 1912 artists I.Zdanevich and M.Le-Dantu demonstrated N.Pirosmani's works in Moscow, St.Petersburg and Paris, wrote about him. In 1913 - participant of exhibition "The Target". The largest representative of "primitivism".

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