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Mid Century Modern Framed Signed No’d Mario Avanti Mezzotint 2/11, Le Dessus de Marbre


Very good vintage condition with no apparent wear.

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Offered is a framed midcentury signed and numbered Mario Avanti mezzotint, “Le Dessus de Marbre. The image 2 of 11 is of an interior scene in black, deep pink, gray and white. The Mario Avati (1921-2009,) along with fellow artist Marc Chagall, attended the Ecole des Beaux Arts in Paris. He began printmaking in the 1940s, and later focused on mezzotint, a technique that would bring Avanti significant international recognition for his discipline. As a fellow at the Tamarind Lithography Workshop in the 1960s, he furthered his exploration of mezzotint, with the interplay of intense blackness with gradations of light that define the mezzotint process. Image size: 15″ x 10”.

Dimensions .01 × 15 × 19 in

Mario Avati (Artist)


Mid-20th Century

Date of Manufacture

circa 1960s-1970s

Product Condition

Very good vintage condition with no apparent wear.