NIKOS VELMOS Seniors #52: Profile of Tzanis Tzanes, Tavern-Owner - A 1927 - x +
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CN: VelN1927sn52

MT: graphite and India ink on paper (16x11)

TX: signed with fountain-pen at lower center in Greek <VEL / MOS>, inscribed with graphite at lower right in Greek <Tzanis>

PB: Frangelio #6-7, 22-29/01/1927, p.8

PR: Nikos Velmos Collection, Athens

DN: Mr. Takis Efstathiou - 2006

CM: This is the portrait of Tzanis Tzanes, tavern owner from Santorini Island. It was published in an article entitled "From the World of the Humble" in Frangelio #6-7 in 1927. As a matter of fact, the article reads: "As of next year (1928) it will be half a century from the time that Tzanakis - as everybody calls him today - founded his tavern".

Megakles Rogakos 08/2006]

BIBLIOGRAPHY:
VELMOS, NIKOS The Frangelio Issued by Velmos 1926-1929 Athens [Greek]
LOGOTHETIS, NIKOS Nikos Velmos (1890-1930) 2006 Athens [Greek]

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