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Umberto Onorato, caricatural portrait of Luchino Visconti

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UMBERTO ONORATO (Lucera di Puglia 1898 - Cassino 1967) CARICATURAL PORTRAIT OF THE FILMMAKER LUCHINO VISCONTI
Black ink, on a piece of white paper pasted on a light brown cardboard. Signed Onor, titled with a typewriter LUCHINO VISCONTI / (Onorato); 179 x 130 mm.

Best known for his caricatures of the Italian stars of stage and screen Umberto Onorato started his career as a set designer in 1928. In the '30s and '40s he invented costumes and sets for the major Italian theater companies. He also collaborated with numerous magazines and newspapers, including Il Dramma, Le grandi firme, Il travaso delle idee, Marc'Aurelio

price: 380,00 euros

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