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Enrico Baj

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Issue from a wealthy family, the Italian painter and sculptor Enrico Baj was born in Milan in 1924. At the age of 14, he paints and draws. Very young, he marks his rejection of authority by making fun of fascist dignitaries visiting his hometown, earning the disapproval of the authorities. He flies to Geneva in 1944 to avoid conscription.After the war, Baj attends the Academy of Fine Arts of . . .

17 work(s) available

Comme le Comme dans...
Book
Maresciallo di...
Lithograph
Le Grand Charles
Lithograph
Dayan
Lithograph
Le comte de...
Lithograph
Fernandez de Moratin
Lithograph
Vicomte de Turenne...
Lithograph
Gallery La Bussola
Poster
La Torre II
Print
La Torre
Print
Tokai
Print
On the tomb of the...
Etching
A dormir debout
Etching
General with a...
Etching
My army roves like...
Etching
Le baiser
Lithograph
Una testa di Donna...
Etching

Catalogue(s) raisonné(s)

Catalogue(s) raisonné(s)
« L’œuvre graphique et les multiples », 2 Vol. (1952-1970 et 1970-1973), par Jean Petit, Ed. J. Petit / Rousseau, Genève, 1970-1974 All the "catalogues raisonnés"

Bibliographic track & more

to read about the artist :
  • « Enrico Baj », Edouard Jaguer, Ed. Schettini, Milan-New York, 1956
  • « Enrico Baj », Ed. Filipacchi, Paris, 1980
  • « Die künstlerischen Avantgarden 1945-1964 », G. Huber, Ed. Mann, Berlin, 2003
  • « Discours sur l'horreur de l'art », avec P. Virilio, Ed. A. Création Libertaire
To read from the artist :
« Lettres 1953-1961 », Ed. M.A.M, Collection

Website :
No website dedicated to the artist.

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Art movements

  • + SURREALISM / 1924-1969 / Marcel Duchamp, Dora Maar, Kurt Schwitters, Taro Okamoto, Antonio Berni, etc.
All art movements

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