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Carrettiere siciliano addormentato

1946

Dated Titled

Size

100 x 75 cm
39.37 x 30 in

Reference

b136c042

Year

1946

Medium

Paintings

Oil on canvas.

1987 , Italy

Renato Guttuso was born in Bagheria, Italy, in 1912. He was an Italian painter. He abandoned law studies in 1931, to devote himself to painting. In Rome 1933-4 associated with Cagli, Mafai, Fazzini and others who were reacting against Novecento neoclassicism. In 1935/1936 he lived in Milan in contact with Birolli, Fontana and Persico. Settled in Rome 1937. In 1937/1938 he painted the 'Flight from Etna', his first large realist composition of contemporary Italian life. He died in 1987.


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Reggio Emilia, Viale dei Mille, 44/D

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