Lot 20

Corneliu Baba

The Fear (Spaima)

Oil on paper laid on cardboard
39 × 39 cm (15.4 × 15.4 inch)

Starting price €8,000


Artwork not available for purchase


Artwork description

Signed ‘Baba’ (lower right)


Shows blind cleavage


Corneliu Baba

Craiova, Romania, 1906 - Bucharest, Romania, 1997


Solo (Selection)
  • 1979 - Moscow, USSR (International)
  • 1979 - Leningrad, USSR (International)
  • 1979 - Vienna, Austria (International)
  • 1978 - Bucharest, Romania (National)
  • 1970 - New York, USA (International)
  • 1964 - "Non-abstract Art", Tokio, Japan (International)
  • 1964 - Berlin, Germany (International)
  • 1956 - Venice, Italy (International)
  • 1956 - Prague, Czechoslovakia (International)
Group (Selection)
  • 1934 - Baile Herculane, Romania (National)
Biennial (Selection)
  • 1956 - Venice Biennial, Venice, Italy (International)
  • 1954 - Venice Biennial, Venice, Italy (International)

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