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The Heroine Mother of Kalavryta

Foteini Papadimitriou

Municipal Museum of the Kalavritan Holocaust

Municipal Museum of the Kalavritan Holocaust

Painting table The main representation of the painting depicts a woman with three children. The feminine form carries long dark clothing and head scarf. With her right hand, she holds a baby wrapped in cloths in her arms. With the left hand it holds a little girl which bears dark clothing and head scarf. On the left of the woman is depicted a little boy with dark blue attire. The feminine form and the girl have their eyes turned low, while in the eyes of the woman are imprinted feelings of sadness and anguish. The boy cries and brings one hand to his eyes. The second level of the painting depicts women hearties, on an upright or kneeling posture, to which the characteristics of the face have not been attributed. Women are assigned to a posture of supplication. Behind the multitude of feminine forms is imprinted destruction with flame imaging. The bottom left bears the signature of the artist and the date 16/7/1985.

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  • Title: The Heroine Mother of Kalavryta
  • Creator: Foteini Papadimitriou
  • Location Created: Athens, Greece
  • Physical Dimensions: h 59, w 39 cm
  • Rights: Municipal Museum of Kalavritan Holocaust
  • Medium: Oil painting
  • Collection: Kalavryta Ηolocaust in art

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