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Details & Cataloguing

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Mario Schifano
1934 - 1998
SEGNALETICO N.2
signed, titled and dated 1961 on the reverse
enamel on paper laid on canvas
130 by 120cm.
51 1/8 by 47 1/4 in.
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This work is registered in Archivio Mario Schifano, Rome, under number 01686100510.

Provenance

Gallery Arco d'Alibert, Rome
Studio d'Arte Mara Coccia, Rome
Sale: Rome, Finarte, Opera d'Arte Contemporanea, 30 October 1990, Lot 267
Collection Francesco Carraro, Venice

Literature

Giorgio Sacchi, Mario Schifano: Opere su tela 1956-1982, Vol. I, Milan 2008, p. 28, no. 61/011, illustrated in colour

Catalogue Note

"He is the Italian Andy Warhol: he is the painter, the artist, who felt the importance of media. I mean the speed, the rhythm, the fragment, pop art, contamination..."

(Stefano Crespi interviewed in Mario Schifano, a television programme by Alessandro d'Avenia, Stefano Crespi, and Carlo A Mazzola, produced by Satelios TV, Italy, available online since September 21 2010)

20th Century Italian Art

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