4th August 2021

Zenetzis, Vasilis (1935-2016)

Vasilis Zenetzis

Temple of Poseidon, Sounion

signed, signed, inscribed and titled on reverse, oil on canvas, painted April 2004

50 x 70 cm

Provenance: The artist

For more information on the artist and this work please visit the monograph on the artist,

Zenetzis, Impressions of Hellas, 2020 published by greeksinart.com in UK in 2020, page no 69, page 132

 

 

 Stylea of Olympian Zeus with Acropolis Beyond

signed, signed and inscribed with title on reverse, painted 2003

40 x 50 cm

Included in Zenetzis, Impressions of Hellas, no 30, page 77

For further information on the this painting or any other Zenetzis painting , please contact Peter Constant

 

 

Old Nicosia, Chrysaliniotissa Church, Agios Kassianos

signed, signed with monogram and titled on reverse, painted 1993

50 x 70 cm

Provenance: The artist, 1993

Exhibited: Hellenic Centre London- Millennium Exhibition 2000, 1st -31st October 2000, no 19

Greek Cypriot Brotherhood Centre, London  – Cyprus Freedom and Democracy for All, 5th March- 6th April 2018, no 7, illustrated in colour

Literature: Zenetzis ‘Impressions of Hellas’ London 2020 by Peter Constant,  no 102, page 184 illustrated in colour

Zenetzis was a patriot and lover of anything Greek be that on mainland Greece, the islands or indeed Cyprus. His work on Cyprus from 1992-93 was significant and nearly thirty years later it becomes increasingly more important for Hellenism and its struggles to freedom.

Inquiries on the artist’s work and his Cyprus oeuvre are welcome!