Emilia from portfolio Color Nature Landscapes II

1975, print 1983
Franco Fontana (Italian, born in 1933)


Dimensions

Image: 33.9 x 51.0 cm (13 3/8 x 20 1/16 in.) Sheet: 49.7 x 60.0 cm (19 9/16 x 23 5/8 in.) Mount: 56.0 x 71.5 cm (22 1/16 x 28 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

1984.991

Medium or Technique

Photograph, Cibachrome color print

Not On View

Collections

Contemporary Art, Europe, Photography

Classifications

Portfolios

Consists of ten cibachrome prints. Number 50 from an edition of 50 plus 10 artist’s proofs numbered from I to X. Printed in Italy under Franco Fontana’s supervision. Title page: “Art is man’s nature; nature is God’s art.” (Philip James Bailey).

Inscription

Signed in black marker: "Landscape 1975: (lower left); "Franco Fontana, print 1983" (lower right)

Provenance

Howard M. Sommers, New York; gift December 1984.

Credit Line

Gift of Howard M. Sommers

Copyright

© Franco Fontana