Fausto Pirandello, ‘Awakening’ c.1948
Fausto Pirandello
Awakening c.1948
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© DACS, 2019
Arturo Martini, ‘Torso of a Young Man’ 1928, cast 1928 or 1929
Arturo Martini
Torso of a Young Man 1928, cast 1928 or 1929
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Giorgio de Chirico, ‘The Painter’s Family’ 1926
Giorgio de Chirico
The Painter’s Family 1926
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© DACS, 2019

Like the School of Paris the term embraces a wide variety of types and styles of art. However, a return to classicism was a dominant current (see also ‘return to order’).

Major artists include Giorgio De Chirico, Giacomo Balla, Renato Guttuso, Arturo Martini, Fausto Pirandello, Gino Severini.