Oil/canv., 60 x 80 cm, lo. l. sign. Andrei Trufanov. - Provenance: Coll. E. Gargioni. Torino. - Russian artist, surrealist u. icon painter. Trufanov, who initially became an Orthodox priest, studied at the Academy of Arts in Kostroma 1983-85. Later he became drawing teacher in Togliatti. Since the 1990s, he participated in numerous exhibitions in Berlin, stays abroad took him to Switzerland, France and Russia.