Italian Woman Head Bronze Sculpture Entitled GIOVINEZZA Youth by Ravasio 1940s
A lovely green patina bronze casting figurative sculpture of a woman’s face profile with hair in the wind, entitled on the bronze base GIOVINEZZA, YOUTH, standing on a rectangular green marble basement.
This antique Italian bronze sculpture is signed and dated in the girl’s hair Ravasio, 1940.
The plastic of the casting bronze is deliberately interrupted in correspondence with the hair in the wind, to obtain an ethereal and evocative effect, aimed to underline the youth’s fleeting.
With a beautiful original green patina, this casting figure comes from a private collection of Milan, it is in good condition.
The marble base size is 4 cm high by 6 by 16, the figure only, without marble basement, measures:
Height 26 cm (30 cm high including marble base).
Width 16 cm
Depth 22 cm.
height: totale, base inclusa 30 cm
width: 22 cm
depth: 16 cm
Giuseppe Bianchi cast bronze sculpture depicting a group of three female figures wrapped around a square pillar, three naked women holding up a torch, a flame or something similar. One of the figure holds the wheel of a cart.
This bronze sculpture expression of Italian Symbolist currents of the 1920s. is signed on the base G.Bianchi (Como 1864 - 1944) rests on a square marble base and has a beautiful dark patina, in good condition.
The modeling looseness of this composition, the deforming line of the three female figures, almost untied by anatomical reality, but of strong emotional and spiritual impact, are characteristics that place the sculpture in the second decade of the twentieth century, to the symbolist currents of the 1920s. Bianchi Giuseppe (Como 1864 - 1944) took part in the National Exhibition in Brera in 1922 with "Care Rimembranze" a marble sculpture. Some of his works are also present in the Art Collections of the Ospedale Maggiore in Milan.
Measures: Height 50 cm Width 19 cm Depth 19 cm.