MIRKO BASALDELLA
(Udine, 1910 – Cambridge, 1969)

Totem, 1961
Wood, 205 × 36 × 54 cm

 

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Unique piece

Provenance:
Serena Cagli Basaldella, Raphael Zariski, Sonia M. Stangelj Collection

Exhibitions:
Mirko, Boston, Ward-Nasse Gallery, 30 January – 19 February 1965; Alternative attuali 2: Homage to Mirko, works 1932-1964, L’Aquila, Spanish Castle, 7 August – 30 September 1965; Woods and other materials, Rome, Galleria Nuovo Carpine, February 26 – March 22, 1975; Mirko Foundation for Florence, Florence, Palazzo Strozzi, 28 April – 30 June 1979; Imaginary. Logic of art in Italy since 1949, Terni, Palazzo Montani Leoni, 20 December 2019 – 01 March 2020

Bibliography:
E. Crispolti, Mirko’s sculpture, Bologna 1974, p. 190, pl. 174; E. Crispolti, Alternative attuali 2: Homage to Mirko, work 1932-1964, exhibition catalog, L’Aquila 1965, repr .; R. Monti, Mirko Foundation for Florence, exhibition catalog, Florence 1979, 167 (repr.) P. 52. B. Corà; Immaginaria. Logic of art in Italy since 1949, exhibition catalog, Terni 2019, p.83 (repr.).

Price range:
over 50.000 €