Painting "Loss" by Ukrainian artist Sonya Osievska

Title: Painting "Loss"

Description

The painting "Loss" by Ukrainian artist Sonia Osievska has been put up for charity auction. This is the first work of the artist, written after the start of the Russian invasion.

The artist tells about her work as follows:

"The first sketches were created the day before the entry of Russian troops into Ukraine. I did not know or realize anything yet, but my whole body felt very anxious. There was a clear feeling that something terrible would happen tomorrow. And so it happened. A week passed and only then, I consciously had to get a grip on myself, and start painting. I wasn't scared for myself, but I was scared for my country, my family, and people a love.

I thought about the pain of loss, that now families are losing their children, their beloved, husbands, sons, that the country is losing civilians. And I decided to create a personalized image of Ukraine - a portrait of a Ukrainian woman, mother, wife, beloved, strong, independent. Her spirit of strength and freedom cannot be broken even under the threat of death.


Author: Sonya Osievskaya

Characteristics: Printed flax on a stretcher. The painting is painted with oil paints, multi-layered painting, forestry equipment.

Size: 50x40 cm.

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Starting price: UAH 15,000

Minimum auction step: UAH 1,500

Auction date: March 29, 2022 at 14:00 (Kyiv time)

Applications for participation in the auction are accepted until 23:59 on March 28, 2022

Those wishing to join the auction please fill the form: https://forms.gle/4GvCjUTEVGVzdRPM9 

All registered participants will receive a link to the auction on the day of the auction.


Conditions for receiving the lot:

The picture will be sent by mail once the winner of the auction makes a full payment on the account mentioned below. 

The winner should pay on the following bank account:


To credit funds in the national currency: 

Bank: National Bank of Ukraine

MFI 300001

Account № UA823000010000032302338301027

USREOU code 37567866

Recipient: Ministry of Social Policy of Ukraine

Link for payment - https://bank.gov.ua/ua/news/all/natsionalniy-bank-vidkriv-rahunok-dlya-gumanitarnoyi-dopomogi-ukrayintsyam-postrajdalim-vid-rosiyskoyi-agresiyi