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Title

Air and water

1922?


Artist

Ettore Tito

Italy

17 Dec 1859 - 26 Jun 1941


Details


Other Titles

Zephyr and the Sea

Wind and the wave


Alternative title

L'aria e l'aqua


Date

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


Location

Not on display


Accession number

1120


Artist information

Ettore Tito

Works in the collection

1


Shown in 4 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Provenance


Luigi Albertini, 1922, Rome/Italy

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


Referenced in 5 publications

Bibliography


National Art Gallery of New South Wales, National Art Gallery of New South Wales: exhibition of 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, Renée Free and Nicholas Draffin, Salon and Académie: the charm of tradition: a catalogue of nineteenth-century European salon works, Sydney, 1984, (illus.). no catalogue numbers

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