Francesco Messina - Chierichetto

Description
Francesco Messina - Chierichetto
Bronze - Hand signed - 49/149 - 1985

Messina. “Chierichetto”.
Gilt bronze no. 49, edition of 149 pieces. Lost-wax casting. PURE GOLD with certificate of authenticity from 3 July 1985.
Francesco Messina is recognised as one of the leading exponents of the international art scene in the 1940s - 1980s.
Especially the gilt bronze “Chierichetto”, whose dimensions are 14.5 x 10 cm. Height 15.5 cm and with a base of 15.5 x 15.5.
It has a deep spiritual meaning and recalls the youth of Francesco Messina, born in Sicily in 1900.

Lot details
Title of artwork
Chierichetto
Period
1980-1989
Year
1985
Technique
Bronze
Signature
Hand signed
Edition
49/149
Condition
As new
Image size
14.5×10 cm
Sold with frame
No
Total dimensions
15.5×15.5×15.5 cm
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