„VIOLONCELLO DI MILANO“
Collage with historical parts and documents from Milan & Italy ca. 1700 – ca. 1930, oil and mixed media on canvas 200x60cm², III-IV/2020, collection of artist
As Milan in Northern Italy was one of the first conflict areas in the corona virus pandemic I was inspired to make something positive according this wonderful town.
UNICUM, if you are interested to own this work and present it at your home or company please ask me for purchase. Usually it is possible for me to make it customized in size, color or using your own treasures in the collage.
Detail view I - an authentic advertisement card by the famous Milanese violin & cello maker GIUSEPPE PEDRAZZINI, a pupil of Antoniazzi. His cellos have a market value of about 100,000€.
Detail view II - a very rare Italian composition „Rondinella Pellegrina“ on handwritten lines by TOMMASO GROSSI, Milan 1830. His romance was published in 1834 and became very famous and popular in the 19th century. Details of Grossi or his composition can be found at google.
UNICUM, if you are interested it is possible to make this customized or ask me for purchase. By the way: The historical violin can be joined together in about one day and made playable again without any noteworthy loss. The poplar back can be sold to a new owner of the artwork.
© Daisuke Schneider, daisuke-art.com, Germany, 2020