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Marino Marini

The Idea of Knight, 1971

Etching
29 9/10 × 21 1/10 in
76 × 53.5 cm
This is part of a limited edition set.
€1,700
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Only Exhibition
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Wallector
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Image dimensions: 44.5 x 37 cm.
Hand Signed lower right in pencil.
Very good conditions.

Image dimensions: 44.5 x 37 cm.
Hand Signed lower right in pencil.
Very good conditions.

Signature
Hand Signed lower right in pencil.
Marino Marini
Italian, 1901–1980
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One of Italy’s most celebrated sculptors of the 20th century, Marino Marini primarily produced figurative bronze sculptures, though his practice also included paintings, drawings and etchings. Marini drew on the tradition of Etruscan and northern European sculpture, reinterpreting classical themes such as the female nude, the portrait bust, and the equestrian figure, which he combined with aspects of modernism—in particular exaggerated and elongated forms. Towards the end of his career Marini’s sometimes-monumental sculptures became increasingly abstracted. On trips to Paris and New York, he associated with Giorgio de Chirico, Jean Arp, Max Beckmann, and Alexander Calder, among other major modernist artists.

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Image dimensions: 44.5 x 37 cm.
Hand Signed lower right in pencil.
Very good conditions.

Image dimensions: 44.5 x 37 cm.
Hand Signed lower right in pencil.
Very good conditions.

Signature
Hand Signed lower right in pencil.
Marino Marini
Italian, 1901–1980
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One of Italy’s most celebrated sculptors of the 20th century, Marino Marini primarily produced figurative bronze sculptures, though his practice also included paintings, drawings and etchings. Marini drew on the tradition of Etruscan and northern European sculpture, reinterpreting classical themes such as the female nude, the portrait bust, and the equestrian figure, which he combined with aspects of modernism—in particular exaggerated and elongated forms. Towards the end of his career Marini’s sometimes-monumental sculptures became increasingly abstracted. On trips to Paris and New York, he associated with Giorgio de Chirico, Jean Arp, Max Beckmann, and Alexander Calder, among other major modernist artists.

Marino Marini

The Idea of Knight, 1971

Etching
29 9/10 × 21 1/10 in
76 × 53.5 cm
This is part of a limited edition set.
€1,700
location
Only Exhibition
Have a question? Read our FAQ.
Want to sell a work by this artist? Consign with Artsy.
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