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Lot 2298
oil on canvas, signed and dated lower right Paul Vavlitis 1980 with secondary signature en verso, presented in gilt frame with linen liner.
DOA 24 x 30 in.; SS 17.75 x 23.5 in.
The October 14, 2004 Washington Post obituary of painter Paul C. Vavlitis notes that he came to America from Cyprus as a teenager and served as an Army Air Force aerial photographer during World War II. Trained as a visual artist after the war, Mr. Vavlitis became highly regarded for his portraits of international political and religious leaders as well as his genre scenes depicting Cypriot life.
A Single-Owner Collection of Cypriot History & Culture from The Cyprus Museum of Jacksonville, North Carolina
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Paul Vavlitis (Cypriot-American, 1914-2004), Outdoor

Estimate $25 - $25,000Jun 15, 2018