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Baldaccini César

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César Baldaccini was born in Marseille in 1921. At the age of 12, he left the school to help his father, cooper. At 15 years old, he studied at the Art college of Marseille. He took evening drawing teachings, and then was interested in sculpture until 1939. In 1942, César received a scholarship and went to Paris. He studied ten years at the School of Beaux-Arts; he worked in the studios of . . .

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Signed print de César Baldaccini : Homage to the Eiffel Tower
Homage to the...
1989 Photolithograph, signed in pencil by the artist, from the portfolio "Hommage à la Tour Eiffel". Nippon Advisart Ed., Tokyo. Without
Signed lithograph de César Baldaccini : Carnaval de Nice
Carnaval de Nice
1990 Lithograph, signed in pencil by the artist, extracted from the portfolio "Nice Carnaval Roi du Rire". Comité des Fêtes de la Ville de Nice... Without
Dedicated book de César Baldaccini : César Monographie
César Monographie
1988 Book of 391 pages, under slipcase. Monograph of the artist by Pierre Restany, important iconography by Denyse Durand-Ruel, enhanced with a dedication... Without
Book with original drawing de César Baldaccini : César
César
1975 Monograph, with on the flyleaf a drawing in blue ballpoint by César, signed and dated (1994) by the artist. Text by Pierre Restany, illustrated with... Without
Single work Original signed ink de César Baldaccini : Without title IV
Without title IV
1960 Drawing in India ink, signed and dated by the artist lower right. Archived by Mrs Denyse Durand-Ruel.
Single work Original signed collage de César Baldaccini : Portrait of compression VII
Portrait of...
1977 Collage of steel wool and pencil on pannel of wood, signed and dated in lower right, in its origine plexiglass box. Archives Durand-Ruel n° 3927 - Certificat d'authenticité signé par César le 31/03/1996
Single work Original signed drawing de César Baldaccini : Poulette XIV
Poulette XIV
1989 Original drawing, ball pen and pastel, signed and dedicated by the artist and by Maurice Casanova, on the first page of the book "Parlez-moi du... Without
Original etching de César Baldaccini : Poulette XIII
Poulette XIII
Circa 1980 Original etching, signed in the plate. Without
Original etching de César Baldaccini : Poulette XII
Poulette XII
Circa 1980 Original etching, signed in the plate. Without
Single work Original signed sculpture de César Baldaccini : Compression
Compression
1990 Sculpture. Compression of translucid plastic sheets, signed by the artist. Certificate of authenticity of Denyse Durand-Ruel n°7288
Original signed screenprint de César Baldaccini : Unknown title
Unknown title
Unknown date Original screenprint, signed and dedicated in feltpen by the artist. Without
Original signed etching de César Baldaccini : Mickey
Mickey
circa 1988 Original etching, signed in pencil by the artist. Without
Single work Signed single work de César Baldaccini : Self-portrait II
Self-portrait II
Circa 1995 Sculpture in plaster fixed to cardboard, signed in pencil by the artist. Heightened with pencil and ink. Archives Denyse Durand Ruel n°7130
Original signed screenprint de César Baldaccini : Portrait of compression XV
Portrait of...
1992 Original screenprint, signed in pencil by the artist. Without
Single work Original signed drawing de César Baldaccini : Self-portrait
Self-portrait
1997 Drawing in ballpoint pen, signed on right, on one of the stamps of a plate published by Cosmopolitain for the occasion of the retrospective of César... Without
Original signed lithograph de César Baldaccini : Air France
Air France
Circa 1990 Original lithograph, signed in pencil by the artist. "Portrait of compression" made up of Company Air France tickets. Without
Signed screenprint de César Baldaccini : Winged man II
Winged man II
1992 Screenprint in colors after a drawing by César, signed and dedicated in pencil by the artist. Without
Single work Original signed lithograph de César Baldaccini : Poulette XI
Poulette XI
1982 Original lithograph, heightened with pencil and collages by the artist, signed, dedicated and dated in pencil by the artist, with his thumbprint. Without
Single work Original signed drawing de César Baldaccini : Poulette X
Poulette X
1981 Drawing in feltpen, ink and colored pencils, dedicated, dated and signed in pencil by the artist, with the fingerprint of the artist. Without
Original signed etching de César Baldaccini : Mickey
Mickey
circa 1988 Original etching, signed in pencil by the artist. Without
Signed print de César Baldaccini : Homage to the Eiffel Tower
Homage to the...
1989 Photolithograph, signed in pencil by the artist, extracted from the portfolio "Hommage à la Tour Eiffel". Without
Original signed etching de César Baldaccini : Tribute to Morandi IV
Tribute to Morandi...
1990 Original etching, dedicated, dated and signed in pencil by the artist. Without
Original signed lithograph de César Baldaccini : Greetings card II
Greetings card II
1962 Original lithograph, signed in pen ball by the artist. Greetings card from the Sources Gallery in Paris. Not in the Durand-Ruel catalog
Original signed etching de César Baldaccini : Tribute to Morandi IV
Tribute to Morandi...
Ca 1992 Original etching, signed in pencil by the artist with print of the inch of the artist. Without
Reproduction de César Baldaccini : Portrait of compression of postcards
Portrait of...
1986 Reproduction offset, dated, dedicated and signed in felt-tip by the artist. Without
Single work Original signed drawing de César Baldaccini : Self-portrait 85 bis
Self-portrait 85 bis
1985 Original drawing in pencil, signed and dated in pencil by the artist, realized on verso of a postcard representing a work by César. Without
Single work Original signed drawing de César Baldaccini : Self-portrait 85
Self-portrait 85
1975 Original drawing in pencil, dated and signed in pencil by the artist, on a page of the book "César" of Pierre Restany by Editions André Sauret. Without
Single work Original signed drawing de César Baldaccini : Poulette IX
Poulette IX
1979 Drawing in pencil, ink, ball-point and yellow pencil, dedicated ("Nicole pour toi"), signed and dated in the feltpen by the artist with print of the... Without
Print in reproduction de César Baldaccini : Nice Airport
Nice Airport
Circa 1990 Reproduction offset of a César's collage, signature of the artist printed. Without
Single work Signed single work de César Baldaccini : Mini Compression
Mini Compression
Circa 1990 Compression of crushed caps Schweppes, signed by the artist. Archives Durand Ruel
Signed screenprint de César Baldaccini : Poulette VIII
Poulette VIII
Circa 1980 Screenprint in colors, signed in pencil by the artist. Without
Signed screenprint de César Baldaccini : Self-portrait
Self-portrait
1990 Screenprint and embossing, signed in pencil by the artist. Without
Signed screenprint de César Baldaccini : Winged man
Winged man
1992 Screenprint in colors after a drawing by César, signed in pencil by the artist. Without
Original signed drawing de César Baldaccini : Poulette VII
Poulette VII
1980 Original drawing in pencil, signed and dedicated in pencil by the artist. Without
Signed single work de César Baldaccini : Stamps, portrait of compression
Stamps, portrait of...
Circa 1990 Original collage of sculptors' French stamps (Giacometti, Jacobsen, Pevsner, Boyan, César), signed in feltpen and with his thumbprint by the artist. Without
Original signed screenprint de César Baldaccini : Poulette VI
Poulette VI
1985 Original screenprint, signed in pencil by the artist. Ed. Gallery Ferrero, Nice. Without
Signed print de César Baldaccini : Barcelona 92
Barcelona 92
1992 Offset print, signed by the artist in pencil. Without
Original signed screenprint de César Baldaccini : Poulette V
Poulette V
Circa 1985 Original screenprint, signed in pencil by the artist. Ed. Gallery Ferrero, Nice. Without
Original signed screenprint de César Baldaccini : Portrait of compression XIV
Portrait of...
1994 Original screenprint, signed in pencil by the artist. Without
Original signed drawing de César Baldaccini : Poulette
Poulette
1989 Original drawing, pen and pastel, dedicated and signed by the artist. Without
Signed sculpture de César Baldaccini : Petit Valentin
Petit Valentin
1957 Sculpture, welded iron, signed and dated on the base. Base in stone carved by the artist at the same time. Durand-Ruel n°195
Original signed screenprint de César Baldaccini : Mao
Mao
1967 Original screenprint, signed in pencil by the artist. Ed. de L'Herne, Paris. Without
Single work Original signed drawing de César Baldaccini : Winged man
Winged man
Circa 1988 Original drawing, blue pen and pastel, signed by the artist. Archived by Denise Durand-Ruel
Multiple signed bronze de César Baldaccini : Stopper self-portrait
Stopper...
1993 Multiple silver plated bronze sculpture, signed on verso, stopper of bottle. Ed. S. Aboukrat, Paris. Without
Original signed lithograph de César Baldaccini : Carnaval de Nice
Carnaval de Nice
1990 Original lithograph, signed in pencil by the artist, from the portfolio "Nice Carnaval Roi du Rire". Ed. Festival Committee of the City of Nice. Without
Multiple signed bronze de César Baldaccini : Stopper self-portrait II
Stopper...
1993 Multiple silver plated bronze sculpture, signed on verso, stopper of bottle. Ed. S. Aboukrat, Paris. Without
Original signed etching de César Baldaccini : Mickey
Mickey
Circa 1988 Original etching, signed in pencil by the artist. Without
Original signed screenprint de César Baldaccini : Poulette
Poulette
1988 Original screenprint, signed in pencil and dedicated in brown pencil by the artist. Without
Original signed screenprint de César Baldaccini : Expansion
Expansion
Circa 1970 Original screenprint, signed and dedicated in pencil by the artist, editor's blindstamp. Empreinte Ed., Paris. Without
Signed print de César Baldaccini : Portrait of compression XIII
Portrait of...
Circa 1990 Offset print, signed and dedicated by the artist in pencil. Without
Single work Signed single work de César Baldaccini : Combustion
Combustion
1989 Matchbox combustion on paperboard, signed, dated and dedicated by the artist. Unknown
Single work Single work de César Baldaccini : Mickey
Mickey
1991 Mixed technique (transfer, pencil, fabric, spangles), signed, dated and dedicated in pencil by the artist, on a "Steakouse" menu cover in Florida. Unknown
Single work Original signed drawing de César Baldaccini : Without title III
Without title III
1988 Drawing in black ballpoint, heightened in pastel, signed and dated in bottom on the right. Without
Original signed sculpture de César Baldaccini : The bird-man
The bird-man
1980 Original bronze, brown patina, signed and dedicated on the basis. Bocquel foundry. Title : L'homme-oiseau. Archives Denise Durand-Ruel n°2856, "César" Ed. de la Différence p. 287
Original signed screenprint de César Baldaccini : Car
Car
1973 Original screenprint, signed and dated in feltpen by the artist. Without
Signed print de César Baldaccini : Portrait of compression XII
Portrait of...
Circa 1985 Offset print in colors, signed in pencil by the artist. Published by the Town of Milan. Without
Original signed screenprint de César Baldaccini : Portrait of compression XI
Portrait of...
1994 Original sceenprint, signed in pencil. Without
Signed screenprint de César Baldaccini : La Ginette
La Ginette
1990 Screenprint after a drawing by César, signed in pencil. Without
Single work Single work de César Baldaccini : Portrait of compression X
Portrait of...
1989 Collage and aerographer on panel, signed in bottom on the right. Source: Gallery Jade, Colmar. Without
Original signed lithograph de César Baldaccini : Greetings card
Greetings card
1962 Original lithograph, signed in pen ball. Greetings card from the Sources Gallery in Paris. Not in the Durand-Ruel catalog
Signed screenprint de César Baldaccini : La Ginette
La Ginette
1990 Screenprint after a drawing by César, signed in pencil. Without
Signed etching de César Baldaccini : The centaur
The centaur
Circa 1990 Etching of interpretation after César, signed in pencil, extracted from an album "Hommage à Picasso". Ed. Fondation Cartier pour l'art... Without
Signed etching de César Baldaccini : Mickey
Mickey
Date unknown Original etching, aquaforte, signed in pencil. Without
Original signed multiple de César Baldaccini : Le sein
Le sein
Circa 1978 Mini sculpture pendant in gold and diamant. On verso, stamped signature of the artist, and die, number of the edition. In the publisher's box. A gift from the artist to the present owner
Single work Drawing signed de César Baldaccini : Poulette IV
Poulette IV
1987 Original drawing in black and blue ball-point, signed and dated. Without
Signed single work de César Baldaccini : Homage to Morandi II
Homage to Morandi II
1991 Compression of pot enamelled on panel of wood, signed in bottom on the right, assembled in its original plexiglass box. Carry on verso a full... Filed by Denyse During-Ruel and by the atelier Soardi.
Original signed screenprint de César Baldaccini : Compressed car
Compressed car
Circa 1972 Original screenprint, signed in pencil. Without
Original signed lithograph de César Baldaccini : Pulling up
Pulling up
Circa 1963 Original lithograph, signed in pencil and with the print of the inch. Without
Multiple de César Baldaccini : Pen
Pen
1995 Pen sculpture, multiple in silver plated tin, signed "César". Ed. Azygos, Paris. Box of origin. Certicat of the editor
Illustrated Book de César Baldaccini : Three light pieces
Three light pieces
1996 Book in sheets under box. Poem by Michel Butor, illustrated with 3 etchings of interpretation after César on full page, signed in pencil ... Without
Multiple de César Baldaccini : Rascasse
Rascasse
1988 White multiple resin sculpture, signed on the base. Ed. de la différence, Paris. Without
Original signed screenprint de César Baldaccini : Poulette III
Poulette III
1981 Original screenprint in colors, entirely coloured by hand in pencil by the artist, signed and dated in bottom on the right, dedicated "Amitié à... Without
Mixed technique de César Baldaccini : Portrait of compression IX
Portrait of...
Circa 1990 Original print - screenprint, aquaforte, collage of a metal sheet pressed and oxidized -, signed in pencil. Ed. Boulan. Without
Mixed technique de César Baldaccini : Portrait of compression VIII
Portrait of...
Circa 1990 Original print - screenprint, aquaforte, collage of a metal sheet pressed and oxidized -, signed in pencil. Ed. Boulan. Without
Original signed screenprint de César Baldaccini : Poulette II
Poulette II
Circa 1985 Original screenprint, signed in pencil and dedicated. Without
Etching signed de César Baldaccini : Homage to Morandi
Homage to Morandi
Circa 1992 Original etching, signed in pencil. Ed. Atelier Soardi, Nice. Without
Single work Original signed drawing de César Baldaccini : Teapot I
Teapot I
1983 Drawing in pencil and ink, signed, dated and dedicated in bottom "pour Mossé et sa petite femme. Amitié" ("for Mossé and his small wife.... Without
Single work Original signed drawing de César Baldaccini : Poulette
Poulette
1981 Drawing in pencil, ink, stamp and colouring pencil, signed and dated in bottom on the right, carrying a dedication "pour Mossé". Without
Single work Sculpture de César Baldaccini : Poule jockey
Poule jockey
1982 Sculpture multiple in bronze welded, signed on the terrace. Bocquel Cast iron. Indexed in the archives of Mrs Denyse Ruand-Ruel
Multiple signed bronze de César Baldaccini : Stopper self-portrait
Stopper...
1993 Multiple silver plated bronze sculpture, signed on verso, stopper of bottle. Ed. S. Aboukrat, Paris. Without
Multiple de César Baldaccini : Plexiglass compression
Plexiglass...
1988 Multiple original, signed and numbered by the artist. Published by Ed. de La Différence, Paris Without
Single work Original collage de César Baldaccini : Portrait of compression VII
Portrait of...
1977 Collage of steel wool and pencil on pannel of wood, signed and dated in lower right, in its origine plexiglass box. Archives Durand-Ruel n° 3927 - Certificate of authenticity signed by César (31/03/1996)
Sculpture de César Baldaccini : Nu de la Belle de Mai
Nu de la Belle de...
1957-1980 Original bronze, signed on the terrace. Stamp of the founder Bocquel. Certificate of authenticity signed by the artist. Cat. raisonné by Denyse Durant-Ruel n° 178
Multiple de César Baldaccini : Portrait of compression VI
Portrait of...
1973 Original multiple, drawing in pencil and collage on panel, signed in pencil in bottom on the right. On verso, labels of the editor Nicole Fauche,... Without
Signed print de César Baldaccini : Côte d'Azur
Côte d'Azur
Circa 1990 Print in offset, signed by the artist. Without
Original lithograph de César Baldaccini : Compression de Drapeaux Olympiques
Compression de...
1992 Original lithograph, signed in pencil. Without
Original signed screenprint de César Baldaccini : Portrait compression V
Portrait...
1994 Original sceenprint, signed in pencil. Without
Original signed lithograph de César Baldaccini : Without title I
Without title I
1961 Original lithograph, signed in pencil. Published by Ed. XX° siècle, Paris. Durand-Ruel n° 470 (reproduced up side down)
Original signed lithograph de César Baldaccini : Portrait of compression IV
Portrait of...
Circa 1970 Original lithograph, signed in pencil. Without
Original signed drawing de César Baldaccini : Wishes
Wishes
1972 Original drawing in felts with collage, signed, dated and dedicated in pen ball "A Titine, bon Noël - A Titine, Bonne Année" Without
Original monotype de César Baldaccini : Combustion of Kleenex
Combustion of...
1971 Original work composed of a combution of Kleenex applied to paper, signed and dated in bottom on the right. Without
Original photograph de César Baldaccini : Portrait of César
Portrait of César
1970 Original photography of Jean Ferrero, signed and dated, dedication of César "Cathy et Pierre, pour vous deux, amitié. César" Without
Original signed screenprint de César Baldaccini : Car
Car
Circa 1970 Original screenprint, signed in pencil. Without
Lithograph de César Baldaccini : Homage to the Eiffel Tower
Homage to the...
1989 Photolithograph, signed in pencil. Without
Original signed drawing de César Baldaccini : Self-portrait
Self-portrait
1985 Original drawing in ball-point, dedicated, signed and dated. Without
Screenprint de César Baldaccini : Portrait compression III
Portrait...
1994 Original sceenprint, signed in pencil. Without
Multiple de César Baldaccini : Compression de jouet
Compression de jouet
circa 1970-1972 Compression of a little car on wood panal, signed in pencil. without
Original drawing signed de César Baldaccini : Composition
Composition
1975 Composing with crumpled paper and pencil. without
Original signed drawing de César Baldaccini : Untitled
Untitled
1982 Little drawing (ink and stamp), signed and dated in pencil. without
Original signed drawing de César Baldaccini : Animal
Animal
1990 Drawing in pen and coloured pencils, signed in lower right with the thumb print in pink ink. uniuqe piece
Print de César Baldaccini : Portrait compression II
Portrait...
1971 Original stencil (each copy is different), signed in pencil. unknown
Original drawing de César Baldaccini : Small nude
Small nude
1990 Drawing in pencil and white ink, signed in lower right with the thumb print in purple ink. without
Original drawing de César Baldaccini : The Teapot
The Teapot
1982 Original drawing in felt-pen, signed and dedicaced for without
Poster de César Baldaccini : Portrait de compression
Portrait de...
1986 Offset poster before the letters, signed and dedicaced in pen. unknown

Catalogue(s) raisonné(s)

Catalogue(s) raisonné(s)
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To read about the artist :
  • « César », F. Mathey et D. Cooper, Musée Cantini, Ed. Presses Marseille, 1966
  • « César par César », Pierre Cabanne, Ed. Denoël, 1971
  • « César », Pierre Restany, André Sauret, 1975
  • « César. Rétrospective des sculptures », Genève, Ed. Musée art-histoire, 1976
  • « César », Pierre Restany, Ed. La Différence, 1988
  • « César », Galerie nationale du Jeu de Paume, Ed. Galimard, 1997
  • « César L'instinct du fer », J. Albou et G. Perlein, Ed. Musées de Nice, 2002
  • « César, Anthologie par Jean Nouvel », cat d'expo, Fondation Cartier, 2008
  • « Les fers de César », R. Bouchet, Ed. Presses Universitaires Rennes, 2016
  • « César », B. Blistène, Ed. Centre Pompidou, 2017
To read from the artist :
  • « Les sept vies de César », Otto Hahn, Faivre, Lausanne, 1988
  • « César », Coll. Paroles d'artistes, Ed. Fage, 2017
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  • + NEW REALISM / 1960-1970 / Gérard Deschamps, François Dufrêne, Raymond Hains, etc.
  • + MODERN SCULPTURE / 1930-1970 / William Kenneth Armiage, Constantin Brancusi, Anthony Caro, Naum Gabo, Pablo Gargallo, Isamu Noguchi, etc.
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