Lot 58

Mircea Velea

The Apple Trees in Babadag (Merii din Babadag)


Oil and charcoal on canvas
33 × 46 cm (13 × 18.1 inch)

Starting price €480


Artwork not available for purchase


Artwork description

Signed with the artist's monogram and dated in pencil ‘MV, 82’ (lower right)


The exhibition labels reading ‘Muzeul Județean de Artă Prahova „Ion Ionescu-Quintus”, Colecția: BORIS PARASCHIVESCU, aprilie-decembrie 2007’ and ‘MUZEUL NAȚIONAL COTROCENI, „Florile în pictura românească din colecțiile particulare” 3 noiembrie - 15 decembrie 2004, Colecția Boris Paraschivescu’ affixed to the back


Illustrated in the catalogue ‘The Boris Paraschivescu Collection’, edited by the County Museum of Art ‘Ion Ionescu-Quintus’ (Ploiești, 2007) on page 18


Mircea Velea

Bucharest, Romania, 1924 - Bucharest, Romania, 1993


Group (Selection)
  • 2007 - ”Peisajul în Pictura Românească”, Cotroceni National Museum, Bucharest, Romania (National)
  • 1969 - Romanian Art Exhibition, Turin (Italy), Vienna (Austria), Beirut (Lebanon) (International)
  • 1963 - ”Romanian Contemporary Art”, Sofia, Bulgaria (International)
  • 1955 - State Annual Exhibiton, Bucharest, Romania (National)
  • 1954 - Youth Exhibition, Bucharest, Romania (National)
  • 1947 - Youth Exhibition, Bucharest, Romania (National)


This Lot is exhibited at the Lavacow office.

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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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