Miljenko Stančić, Card Players
The Arsenal Gallery
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Title: Card Players

Maker: Miljenko Stančić

Date or Period: 1957

Type of Object: Painting

Subject: Figures in space

Materials & Techniques: Oil on canvas

Measurements: 54 x 73 cm

Miljenko Stančić is a representative of fantasy painting, an important style which appeared in Croatia back in the 1960s. The painting Card Players is a typical example of Stančić’s timeless scenes, painted in sepia tones using the old masters’ techniques and featuring people with complex relationships who look like wax statues.

Museum: Hvar Heritage Museum

Collection: The Arsenal Gallery