Lot 4

Napoleon Tiron

Bone (Os)

Laminated wood
62 × 8.5 × 6.5 cm (24.4 × 3.3 × 2.6 inch)


Sold for €3,200



the Marina Dimitropoulos collection


The work is featured in the catalogue titled “The Marina Dimitropoulos Romanian Art Collection”, edited by Maria Albani (Bucharest: The Romanian Cultural Institute, 2009, page 218).

Lot Notes

Minimalist in viewing and rendering, Tiron practices a non-imagistic conceptualism. His colour is usually a material, ensuring also a sensory experience. He represented Romania at the Venice Biennial in 1988 and has exhibited in Bucharest, Sibiu, Timișoara. 


Napoleon Tiron

b. Oasele, Galaţi, 1935


Solo (Selection)
  • 2012 - Brukenthal National Museum, Sibiu, Romania (National)
  • 1986 - The Netherlands (International)
  • 1976 - Simeza Gallery, Bucharest, Romania (National)
Biennial (Selection)
  • 1981 - European Sculpture Biennial, Paris, France (International)
  • 1976 - Venice Biennale, Italy (International)
  • 1974 - Decorative Art Quadriennial in Erfurt, Germany; Bromsgrove, UK (International)
  • 1973 - International Biennale of Small Sculpture, Budapest, Hungary (International)


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 16% of the hammer price. Lavacow members benefit of a reduction of the tax to 15% in the case of 'Collector' members and to 14% 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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