Lot 8

Sorin Dumitrescu

Because I Am Holy (Pentru că Eu Sunt Sfânt)

Oil on canvas
86.5 × 60 cm (34.1 × 23.6 inch)

Current bid €600

Starting price €600
Withdrawn as per art. 13 of CB


Artwork description

Annotated ‘CĂ SCRIS ESTE FIȚI SFINȚI PENTRU CĂ EU SUNT SFÂNT PETRU 1 16’ (across the centre)


Private collection, Switzerland


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 18% of the hammer price. Lavacow members benefit of a reduction of the tax to 17% in the case of 'Collector' members and to 16% 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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