22 janvier 2020

W. APOLLONI SRL, Stand 88d at BRAFA, 26 janvier-2 février 2020

Leoncillo Leonardi (Spoleto 1915-1968 Rome), Abstract enamelled terracotta sculptures, circa 1950. Ceramic, 52 x 35 cm each. © W. APOLLONI SRL. Provenance: house of Raf Vallone (an Italian neo-realist actor). Literature: 'Leoncillo Le Ceramiche', De Luca Editori D'arte, 2018. Antonio Canova (Possagno 1751-1822 Venice), Busts of Caroline Bonaparte and Joachim Murat, Queen Consort and King of Naples, c. 1813. Plaster, cast in Antonio Canova’s workshop, 65 x 32 cm and 58.5 x 26 cm © W. APOLLONI SRL. Provenance: the House of... [Lire la suite]

30 septembre 2009

'Terra Incognita, Italy's Ceramic Revival' @ The Estorick Collection of Modern Italian Art

Lucio Fontana (1899-1968), Spatial Concept, c. 1964. 45 x 16.8 x 16.8 cm. © Bernd and Eva Hockemeyer Collection LONDON.- The Estorick Collection of Modern Italian Art presents the exhibition Terra Incognita: Italy’s Ceramic Revival from 30 September to 20 December 2009. This is the first time that the Hockemeyer Collection has been exhibited in the UK and promises to be a revelation to modern art and ceramic enthusiasts alike. The Bernd and Eva Hockemeyer Collection of 20th century Italian ceramics has been formed over the past... [Lire la suite]