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La Raccolta d'arte Esso: 1949-1983
Biographies of Modern Italian Artists [In English & Italian]

Edited By Lorenzo Cantini and Carla Michelli
October 2007
Mondadori Electa, Milan, Italy
Distributed By Trans-Atlantic Publications
300 Pages, Illustrated, 9 3/4 x 11 3/8"

$75.00 Hardcover

Written testimonies and documents tell this interesting example of industrial patronage in the years of post-war recovery, drawing from the U.S. and beginning a new philosophy of communication in the primary aspects of Italian culture: art and humanism. The prize was founded and Lionello Venturi said: "A pleasant surprise came to me at the time of the premium it 1951. A family of industrial and rewarded then Vespignani Centilini, namely two artists live, which belong to the tastes of today and probably tomorrow. "

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