Giacomo Manzú "Head of Oedipus I" Signed Artist's Proof Limited Edition Print
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For more information, please visit http://www.aardvark-antiques.com/Giacomo-Manz-Head-of-Oedipus-I-Signed-Proof-p/pa2027bp.htm.Giacomo Manzú limited edition "Head of Oedipus I". This is a signed artist's proof from the Touchstone Suite, 1970. The original owner purchased the entire suite. This is the special piece, featured on the cover of the brochure. The brochure will be included with your purchase. Aquatint and etching in sepia; 13 3/4" x 10 1/4" plus large margins, specially signed by the artist. There is no print number since this is the artist's proof. The frame measures 17.25"W x 23.5"H.
Giacomo Manzú (1908-1991) was an Italian sculptor who made many sculptures of Popes, including the death mask for Pope John XXIII. In 1964 he completed the "Death Gate" for the St. Peter's Basilica in Rome. His works are recognized by Western museums and collectors, while celebrated by the Soviet art world as well. A Roman Catholic, he was a personal friend of Pope John XXIII and had important liturgical commissions for the Vatican. Manzù died in Rome in 1991.
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- Width: 17.25 inches
- Height: 23.5 inches
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