Lot 22

Corneliu Vasilescu

Energetic (Energetic)


Oil on canvas
55.5 × 55.5 cm (21.9 × 21.9 inch)

Starting price €650


Artwork not available for purchase


Artwork description

Signed and dated ‘CV 80’ (lower right); signed and titled ‘CORNELIU VASILESCU, ENERGETIC II’ (on the stretcher)


The exhibition label reading ‘Muzeul Județean de Artă Prahova „Ion Ionescu-Quintus”, Colecția: BORIS PARASCHIVESCU, aprilie-decembrie 2007’ affixed to the back


Illustrated in the catalogues ‘The Boris Paraschivescu Collection’, edited by the County Museum of Art ‘Ion Ionescu-Quintus’ (Ploiești, 2007) on page 21, ‘The Boris Paraschivescu Collection’ (Ploiești: Bioedit Publishing House, 2009) on page 56, and appears in the catalogue ‘Life as a Passion: Collectors’, authored by Vasile Parizescu (Bucharest: Monitorul Oficial R.A. Publishing House, 2012) on page 233


Corneliu Vasilescu

b. Bârlad, Romania, 1934


Solo (Selection)
  • 2018 - Academy of Economic Studies, Bucharest, Romania (National)
  • 2014 - "Nirvana II", Senso Gallery, Bucharest, Romania (National)
  • 2012 - Calpe Gallery, Timișoara, Romania (National)
  • 2012 - Brâncuși Hall, The Romanian Parliament (National)
  • 2008 - Calina Gallery, Timișoara (National)
  • 2000 - Ploiești Art Museum, Romania (National)
  • 1998 - Apollo Gallery, Bucharest, Romania (National)
  • 1994 - The Juan Rulfo Cultural Centre, Palacio Legislativ, Ciudad de Mexico, Mexico (International)
  • 1993 - Varig Gallery, Frankfurt, Germany (International)
  • 1984 - Laboratorio 2 Gallery, Udine, Italy (International)
  • 1979 - Simeza Gallery, Bucharest, Romania (National)
  • 1966 - Victoria Hall, Iași, Romania (National)
Group (Selection)
  • 2012 - Cité des Arts, Paris, France (International)
  • 2002 - Montmartre Festival, Paris, France (International)
  • 2001 - "Romanian and Russian Painters", La Passerelle Gallery, France (International)
  • 1997 - Beirut, Lebanon (International)
  • 1977, 1980, 1981 - The Joan Miró International Art Contest, Barcelona, Spain (International)


  • The Excellence Prize awarded by the Romanian Visual Artists' Union, 2011
  • The "N. Tonitza" Prize for Painting awarded by the Romanian Visual Artists' Union , 1999
  • The Prize for Painting awarded by the Romanian Visual Artists' Union at the Bucharest Biennale , 1977


This Lot is exhibited at the Lavacow office.

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