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GUGLIELMO BALDASSINI
(Genoa 1885 - Valparaiso 1952)
A PAIR OF ETCHINGS WITH AQUATINT, 1914

A) Chariots with horses and a fountain under the snow; the entire sheet measuring 455 x 608 mm, to the platemark 240 x 370 mm.
B) Wood under the snow; the entire sheet measuring 457 x 608 mm, to the platemark 240 x 370 mm. Both the etchings signed and dated in the plate G. Baldassini / 1914, signed again in pencil GBaldassini. Very good impressions printed on thick wove paper in bluish ink, full margins, both the sheets are evenly toned, otherwise in very good condition.

A painter and engraver, Baldassini trained at the Accademia di Brera, in Milan. He worked in Genoa for the most part of his career, but in his last years he moved in South America.