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Mario Surbone

Engravings 1968-1978

The silent search for the sublime in paintingMario Surbone belongs to the group of solitary artists who, moving autonomously from the lessons of Fontana and then of the “Azimuth” group, work not only on canvas but with the canvas. In his meditation on the essence of art, Surbone verified,...
Edited by: Elena Pontiggia
2017, Cartonato con sovraccoperta, 160pp., 573ill.
ISBN: 9788842224044
€ 50,00

Pompeo Borra

Catalogue Raisonné

A quintessential painters of early 20th century ItalyThis catalogue presents the complete paintings of the years 1914-1959 by Pompeo Borra (Milan 1898-1973), one of the first generation of 20th-century Italian artists. Ordered chronologically and based on critical study of archival documents and materials,...
Author: Nicoletta Colombo, Elena Pontiggia
2016, Cartonato, 368pp., 901ill.
ISBN: 9788842223702
€ 150,00

Investing in Works of Art

Legal profiles and practical indications

The first simplified manual for those who want to invest in artOften the purchase of a work of art, even one of considerable value, is made without taking the essential precautions. For example, what does it mean that a painting is “authentic”? What is the legal value of the expertise?
Author: Luca Giacopuzzi
2015, Cartonato con sovraccoperta, 60pp.
ISBN: 9788842223450
€ 18,00

Giuseppe Maria Crespi

Drawings and Prints

The rare drawings of a major 18th-century artist brought together for the first timeAs a prominent figure on the Italian art scene of the early 18th century, Giuseppe Maria Crespi left two frescoed vaults in Bologna and a rich oeuvre of paintings now held in a wide range of collections throughout...
Author: Marco Riccòmini
2015, Cartonato con sovraccoperta, 292pp., 266ill.
ISBN: 9788842223399
€ 75,00
Stage costumes invented by the great fashion designers Thirty years of stories, meetings, and collaborations between the protagonists of Italian fashion and the leading performers of international theatre. Costumes and apparel for stage and concerts, sketches and illustrations by Armani, Balestra,...
Edited by: Massimiliano Capella
2014, Cartonato con sovraccoperta, 184pp., 158ill.
ISBN: 9788842223085
€ 22,00

Birth of an Institution

The case of Hangar Bicocca

A large factory becomes a challenge for prominent artistsThe former Hangar Bicocca factory in Milan has become a site of worldwide importance for contemporary art. The project originated from the decision to repurpose the huge Ansaldo industrial facility where the coils for electric motors for trains...
Author: Gianluca Winkler
2012, Brossura, 196pp., 23ill.
ISBN: 9788842221180
€ 25,00

Constantinople

through the lens of Achilles Samandji and Eugene Dalleggio

The fabulous Constantinople of the last century in vintage photographsAchille Samandji, a photographer of the Sultan's court, and Eugène Dalleggio, accompany readers on a penetrating, sensitive, and multifaceted tour of the city over the years 1898 to 1935. Both photographers, albeit devoted...
Edited by: Costas M. Stamatopoulos
2009, Cartonato con sovraccoperta, 508pp., 571ill.
ISBN: 9788842216001
€ 160,00

Italy in the Renaissance

The splendour of majolica

Italian majolica. A mirror to the world of the RenaissanceItalian Renaissance majolica is perhaps the one form of art that most completely and with the brightest colours reflects the world in which the women and men of the Renaissance lived. The representation in majolica of religious, mythological,...
Edited by: Timothy Wilson, Cristina Maritano
2019, Brossura, 288pp., 150ill.
ISBN: 9788842224877
€ 30,00
Nature photography is an aesthetic and spiritual experienceLove of nature is the reason for infinite explorations and discoveries. Hours of quiet and solitary activity, total immersion into natural environments (forests, mountains, wetlands, fields, parks, and gardens), the same passion for modern...
2014, Brossura, 180pp., 149ill.
ISBN: 9788842222941
€ 28,00

Constantinople

through the lens of Achilles Samandji and Eugene Dalleggio

The fabulous Constantinople of the last century in vintage photographsAchille Samandji, a photographer of the Sultan's court, and Eugène Dalleggio, accompany readers on a penetrating, sensitive, and multifaceted tour of the city over the years 1898 to 1935. Both photographers, albeit devoted...
Edited by: Costas M. Stamatopoulos
2009, Cartonato con sovraccoperta, 508pp., 571ill.
ISBN: 9788842216025
€ 160,00