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Landscape painter, Genre Painter, Caricaturist, b. 1882 - d. 1953

Alexandros Christofis or Alexandros Hristofis (1882-1953) was a Greek painter.

He was born in Piraeus in 1882. He attended the School of Great Arts where he excelled with the studend Nikiforos Lytras. He later went to Naples, where he attended the Institute of Great Arts. From his journey until his death, he presented paintings with popular and teamwork positions.

From 1925, he was a professor of the technical school. In his work, it depicts mainly its scenes of everyday life of its people either in outdoors or in the city and from the life of the Greek sailors at its ports in Piraeus. Pictures are founded also in Germany.

His technique in which austerely judges academically with intense personal tone.

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    • Alexandros Christofis (1882 - 1953) Panagia in Kymi - Evia
      Nov. 30, 2022

      Alexandros Christofis (1882 - 1953) Panagia in Kymi - Evia

      Est: €800 - €1,300

      Signed lower left: a. Christofis Oil on hardboard / Provenance: Bonhams, The Greek Sale, 24/5/2005 - lot 60

      Psatharis Auctions
    • Alexandros Christofis (Greek, 1882 - 1957) (AR)
      Apr. 08, 2022

      Alexandros Christofis (Greek, 1882 - 1957) (AR)

      Est: €500 - €800

      Alexandros Christofis (Greek, 1882 - 1957) (AR), untitled, oil on panel, 25 x 33 cm. Signed by the artist on the bottom right.

      Loudos Auctions
    • Alexandros CHRISTOFIS (1882-1957) Yard
      Mar. 10, 2022

      Alexandros CHRISTOFIS (1882-1957) Yard

      Est: €1,500 - €2,000

      signed lower left

      Vergos Auctions P.C.
    • CHRISTOFIS Alexandros (1882-1957) ‘Lunch break at the carpentry’
      Dec. 08, 2021

      CHRISTOFIS Alexandros (1882-1957) ‘Lunch break at the carpentry’

      Est: €800 - €1,200

      Signed oil on canvas 52x36 cm

      Hellenic Auctions
    • Alexandros CHRISTOFIS - Greek, 1882 -1957 | Fishing boat
      May. 15, 2018

      Alexandros CHRISTOFIS - Greek, 1882 -1957 | Fishing boat

      Est: €1,800 - €2,500

      oil on hardboard signed lower left 32.5 x 48.5 cm Provenance private collection, Athens Alexandros Christofis studied at The School of Fine Arts, Athens from 1897 till 1903 under Nikiforos Lytras and Georgios Roilos. In 1903 he was awarded the Averoff Prize. Later, between 1907 and 1911 he continued his studies at the Accademia di Belle Arti in Naples at the studio of V. Volpe. His work was in keeping with the academic tradition. His subject matter includes landscape, seascape, portrait, still life and mythological compositions. He gained the acceptance and admiration both of art critics and art lovers of his period. From 1937 onwards, he held a teaching position in secondary education. Chistofis held a number of solo exhibitions in Athens and participated in a number of prestigious group exhibitions such as the 1934 Venice Biennale and the 1938, 1939, 1940, 1948, 1952, 1957 PanHellenic Exhibitions. His work is found in many public and private collections, notably that of: The National Gallery, Athens; The Athens Municipal Gallery; The Koutlides collection and The National Bank of Greece collection.

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    • ALEXANDROS CHRISTOFIS
      Nov. 09, 2009

      ALEXANDROS CHRISTOFIS

      Est: £4,000 - £6,000

      NYMPH signed lower left

      Sotheby's
    • f - ALEXANDROS CHRISTOFIS GREEK, 1882-1957
      May. 24, 2006

      f - ALEXANDROS CHRISTOFIS GREEK, 1882-1957

      Est: £1,000 - £1,500

      BY THE WINDOW 44 by 33cm., 17¼ by 13in. signed l.l. graphite with gouache on paper

      Sotheby's
    • ALEXANDROS CHRISTOFIS, GREEK 1882-1957
      May. 24, 2006

      ALEXANDROS CHRISTOFIS, GREEK 1882-1957

      Est: £2,000 - £3,000

      POPPY FIELDS 32 by 49cm.; 12½ by 19¼in. indistinctly signed l.l. oil on board

      Sotheby's
    • Alexandros Christofis (Greek 1882-1957)
      May. 24, 2005

      Alexandros Christofis (Greek 1882-1957)

      Est: -

      Panaghia in Kymi, Evia signed in greek (lower left) oil on cardboard 24 x 32 cm. (9 1/2 x 12 5/8 in.)

      Bonhams
    • Alexandros Christofis (Greek 1882-1957)
      May. 24, 2005

      Alexandros Christofis (Greek 1882-1957)

      Est: -

      Boy reading signed in greek twice (lower left and lower right) oil on canvas 36.5 x 27.5 cm. (14 3/8 x 10 7/8 in.)

      Bonhams
    • ALEXANDROS CHRISTOFIS GREEK, 1882-1957 SAILING BOATS
      May. 12, 2005

      ALEXANDROS CHRISTOFIS GREEK, 1882-1957 SAILING BOATS

      Est: £3,000 - £5,000

      signed l.l. oil on canvas

      Sotheby's
    • ALEXANDROS CHRISTOFIS, GREEK 1882-1957
      May. 10, 2004

      ALEXANDROS CHRISTOFIS, GREEK 1882-1957

      Est: £3,000 - £5,000

      signed oil on board

      Sotheby's
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