GEO BOUCAS Portrait of Admiral Pavlos Kountouriotis (1855-1935) 1912 / 1913 Athens - x +
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CN: BouG1913koun

MT: sepia print on paper mounted on card and glazed within original wooden frame (15x9 / F:28x21)

TX: printed at lower right in ornate border <THE / BOUCAS STUDIO / RUE PHILHELLENES, ATHENS / & LONDON.>, inscribed at lower right in Greek <to comrade lieut. / G. Vassiliades / 1912-1913. / PKountouriotis>

DN: Ms. Lydia Vassiliades - 2006

CM: Boucas' maginificent Portrait of Admiral Pavlos Kountouriotis, the most remarkable personality in Greek naval history, is dedicated by the sitter to Gerassimos V. Vassiliades (1888-1966) - the donor's grandfather - who served as the Admiral's Adiutant during the First World War.

[Megakles Rogakos 08/2006]

BIBLIOGRAPHY:
XANTHAKIS, ALKIS X. George Boucas: The Great Portraitist of the Inter-Wars Period 01-02/1996 Opticon #31, Athens

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