Mario Sironi Compositions c.1950–3

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Artwork details

Artist
Mario Sironi 1885–1961
Title
Compositions
Composizione
Date c.1950–3
Medium Ink and gouache on paper
Dimensions Support: 527 x 692 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition Presented by Signora Aglae Sironi 1981
Reference
T03312
Not on display

Catalogue entry

T03312 COMPOSITION c.1950–3

Not inscribed
Pen and ink and gouache on paper, 20 1/2 × 27 1/4 (52.7 × 69.4)
Presented by Signora Aglae Sironi 1981

Francesco Meloni writes that this can be dated between 1950 and 1953, and that it seems to have been done as an end in itself as he knows of no larger work based on it. (Letter of 4 February 1983.)

Published in:
The Tate Gallery 1980-82: Illustrated Catalogue of Acquisitions, London 1984

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