Lot #21077

Still Life with Bottles By Mario Lattes

estimate: $500 - $700

starting price: $400

closing price: $400

Description: Signed and dated on lower left corner
technique: Oil on canvas
description: Signed and dated on lower left corner
Dimension: 65 x 92 cm
condition: Heavy soiling, craquelure, a hole on upper right corner due to an old frame, minor paint loss
provenance: Gift of the artist to Mrs. Miriam Novitch
biography

Mario Lattes (1923-) Italian painter. Born in Turin, Italy in 1923. He began painting after the war and in 196 he achieved a Bachelor in Philosophy from the University of Turin. With a group of friends – Vincenzo Ciaffi, Galvano Albino and Oscar Navarro – he founded in 1953 the review “Gallery Limbs and Letters”, which in 1954 will take the name “Issues”, and was published until 196.