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UBALDO COSIMO VENEZIANI
(Bologna 1894 - Milan 1958)
A PAIR OF MONOTYPES, 1955

A pair of monotypes, printed in colour on thin wove paper. Both titled, signed and dated in pencil, each measuring: platemark 150 x 200 mm, sheet 240 x 305 mm. Minor defects at the margins, generally in very good condition.

After the the completion of his studies at the Bera's Academy, Ubaldo Veneziani became known as a fashion illustrator, and his drawings appeared in several women’s fashion magazines. He was active as a gifted painter, book illustrator and poster designer in the 1930’s and 1940’s, Veneziani eventually gave up a career in the advertising business to devote himself solely to art and design.