World of Painting - Vasily Perov

Niue Islands 2011 - $1 - World of Painting - Vasily Perov - 28.28g LIMITED Silver Coin

Low Mintage, only 5.000 of these coins have been issued by the International Coin House!
This silver coin with a plain edge is dedicated to the World of Painting.
$104.13

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Country Niue Islands
Year 2011
Face Value currency Dollar
Face Value number 1
Metal Silver
Fineness 925/1000
Weight 28,28g
Dimensions 28 x 40 mm
Edge Flat
Mintage 5000
Quality Proof
Certificate of authenticity yes
Presentation Case no
Price $104.13
Coin Story

Vasily Grigorevich Perov (real name Vasily Grigorevich Kridener ); born on 2 January 1834 (21 December 1833 Old Style) in Tobolsk- 10 June (29 May Old Style) 1882. Russian painter and one of the founding members of Peredvizhniki, a group of Russian realist painters. From 1865 to 1871 created his masterpieces The Queue at The Fountain, A Meal in the Monastery, Last Journey, Troika, the Lent Monday, Arrival of a New Governess in a Merchant House, the Drawing Teacher, A Scene at the Railroad, the Last Tavern at Town Gate, the Birdcatcher, the Fisherman, and the Hunters at Rest. In 1866 received the title of an academician, and in 1871 the position of a Professor at Moscow School of Arts, Sculpture and Architecture.

Reverse Design

The reverse features an engraved self-portrait of the painter and the painting "The Fisherman" (1871), inscriptions "1833-1882", "Vasily Peorv" and the hallmark Ag 925.

Obverse Design

The obverse features the painting "The Hunters at Rest" (1871), effigy of Elizabeth II, inscriptions "Niue Island", "Elisabeth II", "1 dollar" and "2011".

Packaging

The World of Painting - Vasily Perov coin comes encapsuled with a Certificate of Authenticity.

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