Prints & Photography
April 17 — 22, 2021
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Marino Marini (1901-1980)
Lot 84 Details
Marino Marini (1901-1980), Italian
PLATE (FROM MARINO FROM SHAKESPEARE II), 1978 [GUASTALLA, A217]
Colour etching with drypoint and aquatint; signed and numbered "P.A." in pencil to margin. Printed by Labyrinth, Florence. Published by ZWR, London.
Plate/Sheet sight 19.25 ins x 15 ins; 48.9 cms x 38.1 cms; 30 ins x 22.4 ins; 76.2 cms x 56.9 cms
From the personal collection of the late Joanne Bergen, who began her 40 year career as an Art Dealer in the mid 1970s in Paris, where she worked for the publishers of the early signed and numbered etchings and lithographs;
By descent to the present Private Collection, Ontario
Many of the collector's fine graphics, were received by Joanne directly from the publisher in lieu of cash payment for her services and never left her possession during her lifetime. Most of the collection was framed (all to museum/conservation standards) and were hung with careful consideration as to light and humidity exposure.