Lot 42: Alexandros ALEXANDRAKIS - Greek, 1913-1968 | Landscape

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May 15, 2018, 7:30 PM EET
Nicosia, Cyprus
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Description:
oil on hardboard
signed and dated 1943 lower right
34 x 43.5 cm

Provenance
private collection, Limassol


Alexandrakis graduated from The School of Fine Art, Athens in 1937, having won all the major art awards; those of Portrait, Nude, Semi-nude and Composition.

His achievements are considered unique in the history of the annual prize of the school.

Alexandrakis is an artist of international repute, having forged a strong reputation in the USA where he regularly submitted work to The Guggenheim in New York for its annual exhibition.

In 1950 he submitted two works for the design of a poster for the Marshal Plan, organised by the American Government. He won the first and second prize.

His work can be found in many public and private collections in Greece and Cyprus. Notably at The National Gallery Greece, The Municipality of Athens, The State Gallery of Contemporary Cypriot Art, The Leventis Gallery, The Bank of Cyprus Cultural Centre Foundation, The Hellenic War Museum.
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After the sale, once your account has been settled, all lots may be collected (by previous appointment) from the artBlue premises in Nicosia.
The buyer should collect all purchased lots within 7 days from the date of the auction.

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Please note that we will make every effort to pack everything safely and securely but any packing and shipping service we provide will be at the buyer's own risk.

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artBlue - The Greek Sale - 15 May 2018

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May 15, 2018, 7:30 PM EET Live Auction

Nicosia, Cyprus