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Felice Casorati was drawn to the arts, especially music and literature, from an early age. He began to paint in 1902 and turned to it full time after earning his law degree at the University of Padua in 1906. By 1905 he became deeply interested in the work of Gustav Klimt whom he met at the 1910...

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Inscription

Signed lower left in graphite pencil: •F•Casorati•

Marks

Lower right blindstamp: Atelier Casorati

Provenance

Hill-Stone (New York); from whom purchased, 20 September 2006.

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by Nina Moriarty in honor of Sue Welsh Reed

Copyright

© 2011 Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York/SIAE, Rome.

1912

Catalogue Raisonné

De Tullio 3

Dimensions

Platemark: 21.8 x 14.6 cm (8 9/16 x 5 3/4 in.) Sheet: 38.1 x 27.5 cm (15 x 10 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

2006.1392

Medium or Technique

Etching and aquatint

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