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The Midas Touch

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Marino Marini
1901 - 1980
PICCOLO MIRACOLO
inscribed M.M., numbered 1/6 and stamped with the goldsmith's mark
18 carat gold
height: 13.5cm., 5 1/4 in.
Cast in 1970 in an edition of 6 examples in gold plus three artist's proofs. 
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This work is registered in the archives of the Fondazione Marino Marini, Pistoia.

Provenance

Private Collection
Sale: Galerie Kornfeld, Bern, 18th June 1980, lot 876
Private Collection, Germany (purchased at the above sale; sale: Sotheby's, London, 25th October 1995, lot 60)
Purchased at the above sale by the present owner

Literature

Carlo Pirovano, Marino Marini Scultore, Milan, 1980, no. 392, illustration of another cast p. 172
Giovanni Carandente, Marino Marini, Catalogue Raisonné of the Sculptures, Milan, 1998, no. 468b, illustrated p. 328

The Midas Touch

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