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The A.G. Leventis Collection : 19th and 20th century Greek paintings

The A.G. Leventis Collection : 19th and 20th century Greek paintings

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Published by A.G. Leventis Foundation in Athens .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Leventis, A. G. -- Art collections. -- Catalogs.,
  • Painting, Greek -- Private collections -- Catalogs.,
  • Painting, Modern -- 19th century -- Greece -- Private collections -- Catalogs.,
  • Painting, Modern -- 20th century -- Greece -- Private collections -- Catalogs.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementtext by Evita Arapoglou.
    GenreCatalogs.
    ContributionsArapoglou, Evita., A.G. Leventis Foundation.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination175 p. :
    Number of Pages175
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16605148M
    ISBN 10960732000X

    The renascence of theoretically sophisticated research into the often desperately foreign world of ancient Greek polytheism is perfectly captured by this deeply learned, far-shooting and richly various collection. - Paul Cartledge, A.G. Leventis Professor of Greek Culture, University of Cambridge. It contains nearly works dating from between about B.C. and the 2nd century A.D. from one of the most expansive collections of Cypriot art in the world. Illustrations of each object are accompanied by a detailed catalogue entry, including a brief bibliography.

    Cypriot Antiquities V. Karageorghis: Ancient Cypriote Art in the National Archaeological Museum of Athens. Pp. , Colour Map, Colour Ills. Athens: A. G. Leventis. 4. The Leventis Gallery. This is the private collection originally built up by the extraordinary A.G. Leventis. It houses the Greek collection of paintings which shaped the face of Greek art in the 19th century, the Paris and the Cyprus collection, all on separate floors.

    The Leventis Gallery is an art gallery in Nicosia, Cyprus. Opened in , it houses a collection of over paintings from Cypriot, Greek and European artists/5. This volume, the fourth in the Edinburgh Leventis Studies series, comprises a selection of papers from the conference held in Edinburgh March in conjunction with Professor Terry Penner's tenure of the A. G. Leventis Visiting Research Chair in Greek.


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Get this from a library. The A.G. Leventis Collection: 19th and 20th century Greek paintings. [Evita Arapoglou; A.G. Leventis Foundation.;]. A brief history of modern Greek painting seen through the A. Leventis collection is followed by a catalogue of paintings ranging in date from a painting attributed to Spyridon Ventouras () to a final painting by Yannis Tsarouhis ().

The volume reveals the variety of styles and themes characteristic of modern Greek art. The A.G. Leventis Collection: 19th and 20th century Greek paintings by A.G.

Leventis Foundation. A.G. Leventis Foundation, This book has hardback covers. Ex-library, With usual stamps and markings, In good all round condition. Dust Jacket in good condition. Please note the Image in this listing is a stock photo and may not match the covers of the actual item,grams, ISBNX.

Anastasios George Leventis (Greek: Αναστάσιος Γ. Λεβέντης; December – Octo ) was a Greek Cypriot businessman who founded a major merchandise trading firm, A.G. Leventis (Nigeria) Plc, in West Africa. A dominant figure in the economy of many West African countries and especially Nigeria, he was awarded the title of Babalaje of Egbaland by Alake Ladapo : DecemberLemythou, Cyprus.

The Greek collection The A. Leventis Foundation has a very significant collection of works by 19th- and 20th-century Greek artists. Τhe early core of the Collection was formed of the artworks – oil paintings, watercolours, drawings and prints – acquired by Anastasios G.

Leventis in from Evangelos Averoff-Tossizza. Works of European art from 17th-century Dutch painting to 20th-century Post-Impressionism, representative works illustrating the story of Greek art from the 19th century to the 20th, and paintings by the first generation of Cypriot artists underlined the Foundation’s dynamic presence in the field of culture and offered visitors a unique.

The most monumental piece here is the Heart Of Cyprus Greece – Exemplary 19th and 20th century Greek art covering oil paintings, watercolours, drawings and prints; also some Mordernist, post-WW2 and Abstract art.

How to Reach A. Leventis Gallery Ask the locals for directions. The A. G Leventis Foundation And The Collections Of Cypriote Antiquities In Foreign Museums The A. Leventis Collection: 19th and 20th Century Greek Paintings The A. Leventis Foundation And The Cultural Heritage Of Cyprus.

Epaminondas Thomopoulos () Landscape with Farmhouse, Fields and Mountains oil on canvas AGLC @ A.G Leventis Gallery The plein air tendencies evident in Greek painting in the late 19th century continued into the 20th. artworks will be exhibited from the 1st of March until the 3rd of June,that are part of the big collection of the A.G.

Leventis Foundation. The Greek audience will be the first to. the 20th century. The exhibition Ghika, Craxton, Leigh Fermor: Curator of the Greek Collection of the A. Leventis Gallery Ian Collins, author, sculptures and decorative art objects dating from the 15th century to the 20th, the exhibition portrayed Venus as we rarely see her: through.

Selected works from museums and private collections from Belgium, Greece and Cyprus, showcase the evolution of Belgian Impressionism, from the midth to the beginning of 20th century. In Athens he acquired the important first collection of Evangelos Averoff, champion of Greek art and artists of the early 19th to the mid 20th century.

The invasion of Cyprus imposed a particular burden on Anastasios G. Leventis. In the mood for. Family moments; Romance; Youth vacations; Winter vacations; Summer vacations; Spring vacations.

Anastasios George Leventis (Gíríkì: Αναστάσιος Γ. Λεβέντης; December – Octo ) Jẹ́ ọmọ ilẹ̀ Gíríkì tí ó jẹ́ olùṣòwò tí ó dá onírúurú ilé iṣẹ́ kalẹ̀ jáàkiri àgbáyé, pàá pàá jùlọ ilẹ̀ Adúláwọ̀ tí ó fi kan orílẹ̀ èdè.

Nàìjíríà, ìyẹn Leventis (Nigeria) Plc, tí ọba Aláké ti ilẹ̀. The Leventis Gallery is an art gallery in Nicosia, Cyprus. Opened init houses a collection of over paintings from Cypriot, Greek and European artists. An International architectural design competition was launched by RIBA Competitions to design the art gallery with restaurant and housing for the A G Leventis Foundation, a private foundation supporting educational, cultural and.

The new temporary exhibition of A. Leventis Gallery is dedicated to the leaders of Belgian Impressionism as well as to the movements that developed after them. Selected works from Museums and private collections from Belgium, Greece and Cyprus, showcase the evolution of Belgian Impressionism, from midth to the beginning of 20th century.

This volume is the fruit of the fifth A.G. Leventis Conference held in Edinburgh in November (the Greek-Cypriot A.G. Leventis Foundation, officially based in Liechtenstein, supports Greek studies in Europe as part of its wide-ranging charity work, including a bi-annual professorship and conference at the University of Edinburgh).

More than years of European art and history is presented in the new exhibition space, organised around three distinct collections: the Paris collection of European art from the 17th to the 20th century; the collection of works by Greek artists of the 19th and 20th centuries; and the collection of works by Cypriot artists.

Dimitrios Galanis, a pioneer of his kind in the Greek art world, was born in Athens, Greece on 17th May Dimitrios Galanis studied at the. From the Collections of the A. G. Leventis Foundation. Academic Editing-Texts Leventis collection. Greek painters of 19th and 20th century. Editors: Manos Stefanidis, Evita Arapoglou, Lina Tsikouta The child in Greek art.

19th - 20th century. Metamorphoses of the Modern: The Greek Experience. Concept-Editing: Anna Kafetsi.The A. G. Leventis Gallery represents the fulfillment of a vision. It is the embodiment of Anastasios G. Leventis’ wish to create, in his homeland, a public gallery in which the extensive art collection acquired during his lifetime can be enjoyed by his fellow countrymen, women and children.Evita Arapoglou is an art historian, Curator of the A.

G. Leventis Foundation Collection of 19th and 20th Greek Painting. She has also written extensively on Greek artist Nico Ghika, including the recent book for the Benaki Museum on the restoration of his house and studio.

Friday 7 February, pm.