Lot 11

Vladimir Mihai (Mirel) Zamfirescu

Ripening Fruit (Fructe coapte)

Oil on canvas
42 × 52.5 cm (16.5 × 20.7 inch)

Starting price €700


Artwork not available for purchase


Artwork description

Signed ‘Zamfirescu’ (lower right)


Vladimir Mihai (Mirel) Zamfirescu

b. Ploiești, Romania , 1936


Solo (Selection)
  • 2010 - Eleusis Gallery, Iași, Romania (National)
  • 2009 - ”Trupul și ființa”, Dalles Hall, Bucharest, Romania (National)
  • 2007 - Gallery 49, New York, USA (International)
  • 2007 - ”Ion Ionescu-Quintus” Prahova County Art Museum, Ploiești, Romania (National)
  • 2006 - Cluj Art Museum, Romania (National)
  • 1998 - Essen Gallery, Germany (International)
  • 1993 - Catacomba Gallery, Bucharest, Romania (National)
  • 1981 - Art Collections Museum, Bucharest, Romania (National)
  • 1975 - Vicenza, Italy (International)
Group (Selection)
  • 1978 - New Delhi, India (International)
  • 1973 - Monaco (International)


  • The Radio Cultural Award for Lifetime Achievement , 2009
  • The Title of Citizen of Honour offered by the municipality of Ploiești, Romania , 2007
  • Title of Honoris Causa Doctor offered by the Cluj Art University , 2006
  • Title of Honoris Causa Professor offered by the Bucharest University of Art, 2006
  • The "Nicolae Grigorescu" Excellence Prize of the Romanian Business Owners Union , 2006
  • The Raffael Medal of the Caravaggio Academy, Rome, Italy, 1982
  • The Jury's Prize offered by the Romanian Visual Artists' Union , 1982


  • Works by Vladimir Zamfirescu can be found at the Tate Gallery in London, Pushkin Museum, Vatican Art Museum, Art Collection of Queen Sonia of Norway, Swedish Regal House Art Collection, Art Collection of Queen Margaret of Denmark.


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