Object ID
2013.26.6
Object Name
Painting
Title
Woman on donkey with baskets
Date Created
1970s
Medium
Oil Paint
Material
Canvas; Metal; Wood
Object Entities
Rovithis, Manos (created by)
Pappas, Bill and Magdaline (owned by)
Pappas, Bill (is related to)
Pappas, Magadaline (is related to)
Rovithis, Manos (is related to)
Access Points
Object Description
Oil painting of a woman riding a donkey with baskets down a country road surrounded by tress with mountains in the background. The painting is highly textured. The decorative wooden frame is painted gold. There is a metal wire hanger screwed to the back of the frame. The matting is an off-white fabric. There are numbers written in faded pencil on the back of the canvas. Dimensions: 27.812 x 23.750 x 2.5.
Origin
Manos was born in Athens, Greece, in 1927. He died May 11, 1998 at his home in London, Ontario, Canada. He painted Greek seascapes, landscapes, and Greek people. He also painted scenes from Paris, France. Manos attended the Grande Chaumiere Art School in Paris. His work is heavily influenced by his teacher Alfred Dufatrel, an impressionist painter. He exhibited his work throughout Western Europe, Canada, and the United States.
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Citation
Painting, 1970s, National Hellenic Museum, https://collections.nationalhellenicmuseum.org/Detail/objects/10151. Accessed 10/27/21.