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MARTINI, Alberto (1876 - 1954), Draughtsman, painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
MARTINI, Alberto (1876 - 1954), Draughtsman, painter

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Italian, 20th century, male.

Born 24 November 1876, in Oderzo near Venice; died 1954, in Milan.

Draughtsman, painter.


[not available online]Alberto Martini was exposed to Symbolism while living in Munich around 1898. He went on to publish numerous series of visionary and erotic drawings, illustrating the Divine Comedy and works by Charles Baudelaire, Arthur Rimbaud and Stéphane Mallarmé. He was attracted to the Surrealists:

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