Niko Pirosmani

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Style: Naive Art / Primitivism;

Place: Mirzaani

Born: 1862

Death: 1918

Biography:

Niko Pirosmani (Georgian: ???? ?????????), simply referred to as Nikala (??????) (1862?1918), was a Georgian primitivist painter who posthumously rose to prominence. Pirosmani was born in the Georgian village of Mirzaani to a peasant family in Kakheti province. His parents, Aslan Pirosmanashvili and Tekle Toklikishvili, were farmers, who owned a sm...

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