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Lot 150: Party Time 1972 / Minas Avetisyan

Est: $6,000 USD - $7,000 USDPassed
Pasadena Antique WarehouseDecember 19, 2020Pasadena, CA, US

Item Overview


Avetisyan Minas Karapeti is an Armenian painter, graphic artist, theatrical artist, an Armenian Honoured artist born in July 20, 1928 in the village of Jajur, Armenia.Minas studied at Terlemezyan College of Fine Arts in Yerevan (1947–1952), Yerevan Fine Arts and Theater Institute (1952–1954), Painting, Sculpture and Architecture Institution Ilya Repin by name in Leningrad (1955–1959), where his main teacher was Boris Ioganson. From 1960 on Minas lived in Yerevan.Unfortunately, many of his paintings were burned down in fire in 1972. In January 1 during the night time, while Avetisyan was in Jajur with his family, his studio in Yerevan was burned along with most of his best canvases.Three years later, in 1975 Minas Avetisian died under the wheels of the car, which stopped off at the sidewalk. And the bad luck seemed to pursue him even after his death when part of his wall-paintings were destroyed during the earthquake in Leninakan (Gyumri) and razed to the ground Minas Avetisians museum in his native Jajur village.

Title: Party Time
Medium: Ink on Paper
Size: 25x35cm / 9.8x13.5 inches
Original Hand Painting

This is one of a kind painting that Minas Avetisyan painted himself and his friends. names from left to right - Hagop Ananikyan - Henrik Igityan - Ashot Hovanesyan (Deghdz) - Minas Avetisyan - Vruyr Galstyan - Gayane (his wife) - Martin Petrosyan

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All items in this sale are guaranteed authentic.


Ink on paper



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Accepted forms of payment: COD (cash on delivery), Paypal


Buyer is responsible for arranging shipment. We will be glad to work with your shipper but all arrangements are the responsibility of the buyer.

Auction Details

Art For Peace

Pasadena Antique Warehouse
December 19, 2020, 11:00 AM PST

1609 E Washington Blvd,, Pasadena, CA, 91104, US


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