Lot 28

Aurel Cojan

Abstract (Abstract)

Oil on canvas
50 × 64.5 cm (19.7 × 25.4 inch)

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Artwork description

Signed in black ‘cojan’ (upper right); signed ‘a. cojan’ (on the reverse)


Aurel Cojan

Beceni, Buzău, Romania, 1914 - Paris, France, 2005


Solo (Selection)
  • 2013 - The temptation of painting (International)
  • 2011 - The abstract in the painting of Aurel Cojan (National)
  • 2004 - 1980-2004 Retrospective (International)
  • 2002 - Contemporary Romanian Painters (National)
  • 2002 - "Seniori ai artei românești" Sala Apollo, Bucharest, Romania (National)
  • 1999 - Alain Margaron Gallery, Paris, France (International)
  • 1999 - Romanian Cultural Institute, Paris, France (International)
  • 1999 - Contrapunct Gallery, Bucharest Romania (National)
  • 1998 - Galeria Alain Margaron, Paris, France (International)
  • 1978 - Chevalier Gallery, Paris, France (International)
  • 1945 - Hassefer Hall, Bucharest, Romania (International)
Group (Selection)
  • 1978 - Raph Gallery, Paris, France (International)
  • 1978 - Jacques Barbier Gallery, Paris (International)
  • 1978 - Francois Mitaine Gallery, Paris, France (International)
  • 1974 - Artemon Gallery, Paris, France (International)
  • 1971 - Museum of Clermont-Ferrand, France (International)
Biennial (Selection)
  • 1967 - Participates at the International Art Biennale, Sao Paulo, Brazil. (International)
  • 1967 - São Paulo Biennial, Brazil (International)


  • Distinction for Culture offered by the President of Romania, 2004
  • “Thalens” Award, Beaux-Arts Magazine, Paris, France, 1996
  • Order of Merit, “Knight of Arts and Letters”, Ministry of Culture, France , 1983
  • The Romanian Fine Arts Union award, 1966


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