Lot 69

Teodor Moraru

The Ball of Yarn (Ghemul)


Oil on canvas
30 × 130.5 cm (11.8 × 51.4 inch)

Starting price €1,500


Artwork not available for purchase


Artwork description

Signed and dated ‘morar, '94’ (lower right); signed, titled and dated ‘TEODOR MORARU, GHEMUL, 1994’ (on the overlap)


The private collection of Irina Sanda Cajal-Marin


Teodor Moraru

Îndărăpnici, Rep. Moldova, 1938 - Bucharest, Romania, 2011


Solo (Selection)
  • 2011 - Calina Gallery, Timișoara, Romania (National)
  • 2011 - National Museum of Contemporary Art, Bucharest, Romania (National)
  • 2009 - Romanian Cultural Institute, Bucharest, Romania (National)
  • 2003 - Mogoșoaia Palace, Romania (National)
  • 1997 - First Gallery, Timişoara, Romania (National)
  • 1996 - The Bucharest National Theatre, Romania (National)
  • 1993, 1998 - The Museum of Engraving, Bistriţa, Romania (National)
  • 1985 - Pite Groot Gallery, Alkmaar, Netherlands (International)
  • 1984 - Cite Internationale des Artes, Paris, France (International)
Group (Selection)
  • 2005 - “Tescani: 30 de ani de pictură”, Bucharest, Romania (National)


  • The Great Prize of the Romanian Visual Artists' Union , 2004
  • The "Ioan Andreescu" Prize awarded by the Romanian Academy, 1993
  • The Special Prize of the Romanian Visual Artists' Union , 1991
  • The Prize for Painting awarded by "Arta" Magazine, 1980


This Lot is exhibited at the Lavacow office.

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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