Georgia

Georgia #New 1 Lari (2007) - RM12.00

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Niko Pirosmani (1862 - 1918) was a Georgian primitivist painter. Posthumously, he developed an international reputation after the war, when he became admired as a 'naive' painter in Paris and elsewhere. The first book on Pirosmani was published in 1926. Wikipedia
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Brief profile

UN member state || Location: A transcontinental country sitting on dividing line between Europe and Asia, bordered by Russia, Azerbaijan, Armenia and Turkey || Capital: Tbilisi || Official Languages: Georgian || Area: 69,700 sq.km || Population: 4.63 million || GDP per capita $4,694 || Currency: Georgia Lari (GEL)