Lot 42

Sorin Dumitrescu

Light (Lumină)


Pencil and watercolour on paper
140 × 116 cm (55.1 × 45.7 inch)


Sold for €1,200


Artwork description

Signed and dated lower right "27.10.(1)992, Sorin Dumitrescu"


private collection, Switzerland

Lot Notes

Painter, graphic designer and writer, Sorin Dumitrescu draws inspiration from Byzantine art, being one of the most acclaimed voices in the field of Christian aesthetics and art. He approaches the vernacular as a cultural structure and the spiritual as a contemporary mentality. He exhibited in Romania and France.


Sorin Dumitrescu

b. Bucharest, Romania, 1946


Solo (Selection)
  • 1981 - Lugoj, Romania (National)
  • 1980 - Timișoara, Romania (National)
  • 1974, 1976, 1980 - Bucharest, Romania (National)
Group (Selection)
  • 2009 - "Colegi și prieteni- Pictură și documente", Galeria Anticariat Curtea Veche, Bucharest, Romania (National)
  • 1982 - Paris, France (International)
  • 1981 - Osaka, Japan (International)
  • 1980 - "Scrierea", The Ion Mincu University of Architecture, Bucharest, Romania (National)
  • 1978, 1981 - Galeria Bastion, Timișoara, Romania (National)
  • 1975 - "Artă și energie", Galeria Nouă, Bucharest, Romania (National)
  • 1975 - Stockholm, Sweden (International)
  • 1974 - Toulon, France (International)
  • 1974 - Maastricht, Netherlands (International)
  • 1971 - The San Marino Art Festival (International)
  • 1969 - Brașov, Romania (National)
Biennial (Selection)
  • 1982 - The Youth Biennial, Paris, France (International)


  • The Cross of the Romanian Royal House , 2008
  • The Prize for Painting awarded by the Romanian Union of Visual Artists , 1980


This Lot is available for inspection at the Lavacow office on request only.

In addition to the hammer price you will have to pay the buyer's premium, which represents 16% of the hammer price. Lavacow members benefit of a reduction of the tax to 15% in the case of 'Collector' members and to 14% in the case of 'VIP' members.

You can choose to pick up the Lot from the Lavacow office in Bucharest, free of charge, or have it delivered from our office to your address, in which case you will cover any related expenses and taxes.



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