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Octavian Smigelschi - Îngerul morții

Octavian Smigelschi - Îngerul morții

 
 
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Îngerul morții ("Angel of Death"), oil on wood; kept in the Brukenthal Museum. Painting shows the death of Smigelschi's older brother Cornel, in 1892, and signals the painter's transition to Symbolism (see: Gheorghe Vida, "Aspects symbolistes dans l'œuvre de quelques artistes de Transylvanie", in Revue Roumaine d'Histoire de l'Art. Série Beaux-arts, Vol. XLIV, 2007, pp. 38–39.).

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1890 - 1899
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