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Italy born 1948

No title (Ospite conoscuto [Refused hospitality]) 1986 Description: Plate 4 from Terra tonda africana [Round African earth], a series of six linocuts by Mimmo Paladino
Materials & Technique: prints, relief linocut Support: white wove Lana paper
Impression: 33/38
Edition: edition of 38 plus 10 A.P.
Place Published: Published by Waddington Graphics, London. Printed by Giorgio Upiglio atGrafica Uno, Milan

Primary Insc: Signed and dated in pencil below image l.r. 'M. Paladino 1986' numbered in pencil below image l.l. '33/38' printer's chopmark l.l.c. 'GU' (GU monogram) artist's chopmark l.l.c. '(MP monogram)' artist's initials cut on block to print in image l.l. 'PM' [in reverse]
Tertiary Insc: text cut on block to print in image upper r. to lower l. 'Sconoscuto / Ospite'
Dimensions: comp 31.4 h x 39.6 w cm sheet 37.8 h x 50.7 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1989
Accession No: NGA 89.1387.4
Subject: Art style: Neo-expressionism
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Stuart Gerstman Galleries, Melbourne, August 1989.