Ritratto del pittore futurista Verossì [Portrait of futurist painter Verossì]

 
Ritratto del pittore futurista Verossì [Portrait of futurist painter Verossì]
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  • Title :     Ritratto del pittore futurista Verossì [Portrait of futurist painter Verossì]
  • Artist:     Renato Di Bosso Artist Verossì (Albino Siviero) Sitter
  • Accession:     XX1989.54
  • Country:     Italy Verona
  • Date:     1940
  • Dimensions:     Inches 42-3/4 39 1-7/8 Dimensions, framed Inches 39-1/4 35-3/4 Dimensions, support, Centimeters 108.6 99.1 4.8 Dimensions, framed Centimeters 99.7 90.8 Dimensions, support
  • Collection:     Object
  • Category:     Paintings and Sculpture
  • Collection Theme:     Modernism
  • Subject:     Portraits , Figurative , Futuristic/Utopian , Aviation
  • Credit Line:     The Wolfsonian–Florida International University, Miami Beach, Florida, The Mitchell Wolfson, Jr. Collection
  • URL:     XX1989.54.JPG
  • Tags:     Travel, Transportation, and Tourism~Paintings and Sculpture~Modernism
Description:
Oil painting on Masonite depicting an abstract portrait of the painter Verossì (Italian, 1904-45) seated in an airplane holding a palette and paintbrush; this portrait by Renato di Bosso captures the essence of "aeropainting," the painter at work while in flight.