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Ettore Tito

(Italy 17 Dec 1859 – 26 Jun 1941)

Title
Air and water
Other titles:
Zephyr and the Sea
Wind and the wave
Alternative title:
L'aria e l'aqua
Year
1922?
Media category
Painting
Materials used
oil on canvas
Dimensions

58.5 x 77.5 cm stretcher; 94.0 x 113.0 x 6.5 cm frame

Signature & date
Signed l.r., "E. Tito". Not dated.
Credit
Purchased 1926
Accession number
1120
Location
Not on display
Provenance (2)

Luigi Albertini, 1922, Rome/Italy

Source unknown, 1926, Purchased by the AGNSW from the Venice International Exhibition 1926.

Bibliography (5)

National Art Gallery of New South Wales, Continental Art, Sydney, 1940. cat.no. 10

Federico Petriccione, I grandi maestri del colore - Ettore Tito, Italy, cover (colour illus.).

Francesco Sapori, XIII Biennale of Venice. Ettore Tito, 1922. cat.no. 35 'L'aria e l'acqua'

Anna Waldmann, Salon and Academie: the charm of tradition, Sydney, 1984, (illus.). no catalogue numbers

Editor Unknown (Editor), The Studio, London, 1920, 6.

Exhibition history (4)

XIII Biennale of Venice. Tito Ettore, 1922, La Biennale di Venezia, Venice, 1922–1922

15th Venice Biennale, 1926, La Biennale di Venezia, Venice, Jun 1926–Jun 1926

Exhibition of Continental Art, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, Nov 1940–Dec 1940

Salon and Academie: the charm of tradition, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 15 Nov 1984–May 1985