New Names in Italian Painting - An exhibition arranged in cooperation with the Italian Institute of Foreign Trade by Galleria Odyssia of Rome on the occasion of the I Magnin Italian Festival, c.1959, 8.5x10.5, 18 pgs, black/white and color photos, stapled at spine, I Magnin, Los Angeles, CA. This catalog features 8 oil paintings reproduced in black/white (6) or color (2) by 8 different artists: Giuseppe Ajmone, Enzo Brunori, Arturo Carmassi, Alfredo Chighine, Sergio Romiti, Piero Sadun, Emilio Scanavino and Sergio Vacchi. The oil paintings exhibited by each artist (3 to 5) are listed on the last page along with the title, dimensions and date. This is a scarce item for the collector of mid-century modern Italian art.
Condition: Only Fair condition with heavy wear to covers, tanning to page margins and shallow thumb creases. It is also slightly musty.