DescriptionNICOLA DE MARIA (Italian, b. 1954)
La testa allegra di un angelo bello, 1987
Oil on canvas
19-3/4 x 15-3/4 inches (50.2 x 40.0 cm)
Dated and titled verso: La testa allegra di un angelo bello / 1987
Galerie Maeght Lelong
The Greenberg Gallery, St. Louis
Laura Carpenter Fine Art, Santa Fe
Private Collection, Dallas
The Greenberg Gallery, St. Louis, Nicola De Maria - Recent Work, January 8-February 27, 1988
Further inscribed on paper on the reverse reading: Oggi è domenica. Le mie teste degli angeli sono fiori semiaperti sapienti innocenti e moderni. Le mie teste degli angeli sono cosmiche forme nascoste nell'amore.
Estimate: $50,000 - $70,000.
Horizontal crease with no paintloss extending from upper red square to upper blue square; no evidence of repair under UV. Overall very good condition.
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