Marian Zacharow, large scale painting, Marian Christopher Zacharow (Polish/American, b. 1954), "Circus", oil on canvas, signed verso with inscription (in Cyrillic), approx. 66"h x 89.5"w (sight), 72.5"h x 94"w (frame)
Provenance: Estate of Pentti Kouri, NYC; Eduard Nakhamkin Fine Art, NY
Notes/Literature: Dr. Pentti Kouri (1949-2009) was a Finnish economist and venture capitalist with partner George Soros. He built his prestigious art collection with the goal of opening a private art foundation focused on his interests in Minimalism, Arte Povera, Conceptual and Text-based art. He was a member of the Board of Trustees of Dia Art Foundation, and on the boards of Tate, London and the Guggenheim Museum, New York. In addition, a portion of his collection forms the core of the Kiasma Museum of Contemporary Art in Helsinki, Finland.