Khaki cotton dress from Erotokritos featuring a scoop neck, a folded and draped design, contrast lace panel inserts on the shoulders and rear yoke, a dropped waist, a pleated skirt with a front split and short sleeves.
Erotokritos Size 6 Gold Lurex Vest with Button Detail
Erotokritos Size 6 Gold Lurex Vest with Button Detail A gold lurex vest top from the Greek label Erotokritos. In a racerback style with decorative button detail on the left shoulder. Measurements (please check carefully) Chest: 30" Length: 23""
Theofilos Hadjimichail (Greek 1871-1934) Erotokritos and Aretousa 75 x 47 cm. (29 1/2 x 18 1/2 in.)
The present work was painted in Mytiline in 1933, when he had been discovered by the renowned art critic Eleftheriades-Teriade who promoted his work in France. The scene illustrates a passage from a 17th century Cretan epic poem by Vincenzo Kornaros on the love between a princess and a commoner. As Teriade said of the artists work, the magical sensitivity to every color combination, the ornaments of a fresh, spontaneous imagination, and finally the ingeniousness, this creative ingeniousness...