Masterpiece by Filip Maliavin
Oil on canvas, 100 х 130 cm
One of the most important paintings of this great Russian artist.
Bodarevsky Nikolai Kornilievich
«The finished book»
Odessa, 1903. Oil on canvas, 8 2 х 1 1 5 cm
Academician of Fine Art. Painted two portraits of Empress of Russia.
Tusk of an African elephant
decorated with fangs of an African boar
and the finest filigree.
121 см long
The emperor of Ethiopia Haile Selassie
presented the tusk to the minister of foreign affairs of Yugoslavia.
«Citizens of Tbilisi»
The painting has museum value.
His paintings are sold at auctions for up to USD 1,136,000.
Unsurpassed master of portrait in Georgia.