Berikaoba. Zachariah Maisuradze

Berikaoba. Zachariah Maisuradze
Author: Gallery Nectar, Timur Akhmetov
Publisher: Posta Press
Language: English, Georgian
Pages: 10
Size: 32 x 32 cm
Weight: 280 g
Binding: Softcover
ISBN: 9789941827952
Availability: In stock
Price: €30.00
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Zachariah Maisuradze (1912-1971) is the representative of the first generation of contemporary Georgian ceramists. Along with the active creative work, he pioneered the research and study of the technologies of Medieval Georgian ceramics and was one of the founding scientists at the Institute of Georgian Art History. “Berikaoba” is a series of ten independent panel-portraits created in 1957, considered to be the artistic summit of Zachariah Maisuradze’s work. “Berikaoba is the Georgian folk, improvised, mask theater, consecrated to the cult of fertility and childbirth. Zachariah Maisuradze’s “Berikaoba” differs from all the others in its artistic execution.