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Il cerchio siciliano

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Description by the artist

Il cerchio siciliano (Italian for The Sicilian circle) is the title of this artwork. Canvas on wooden frame. Acrylic painting on canvas depicting a vendor of oranges with the background of a city. A  square distributed down into quadrants, in each of which there is a characteristic symbol of Sicily, perfect synthesis, squaring the circle, which becomes a symbol itself with its syntheticity and graphic.

Details and dimensions

Materials: Acrylic on canvas
Dimensions (cm): Height 70, Width 50, Depth 2
Handcrafted in Sicily

The artwork in the Sicilian culture

By the Governance of Sicilian Artisan Foundation

Sun, oranges and lemons, the wheel of the Sicilian cart and prickly pears. A perfect concentration of Sicilianity also enhanced by the frame with blue and red colors.

(photo) Naro, Sicilians and a detail of the carved portal of the cathedral with its architectural treatment, 1881

The Governance also suggests

The objective of the Governance is both to safeguard the traditions and ancient crafts of the people of Sicily, and to sustain economically the Artisans and the Artists, both the real ethno-anthropologists of the country.
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