Original menu \Dedication to the original black felt. \Dimensions: 27 x 21 cm. In the state (see photos). Baldaccini Caesar, Caesar said, was a French sculptor born January 1, 1921 in Marseille and died December 6, 1998 in Paris. It is part of the movement of the new realists, born in 1960.
His parents, Omer and lelia baldaccini, Italian Tuscan original, kept a bar in Marseille where Caesar was born with her twin sister amandine, in 1921 in the popular area of the beautiful -of-May at No. 71 of the Loubon street in the center.\At the time, he draws and tinkers carts for his little brother with cans. Nevertheless, having first worked with his father (it also helps a neighboring butcher for little pay after leaving school at 12 years), he will follow from 1935 to 1939 studied at the College of Fine Marseille arts; in 1937, he won three awards, engraving, drawing and architecture. No mobilized during the war (he also escapes the sto), he lives scams before settling in Paris to be admitted in 1943 to the National School of Fine Arts with guino michel albert féraud, daniel david philippe Hiquily like him in the workshop marcel Gimond.
In 1945, he returned to Marseille to marry astruc married, with whom he formed a trade (they divorced in 1959). He returned to Paris in 1946 where he held a workshop in an old brothel at 21 rue of scalded, whose rooms, following the Marthe Richard law had been awarded to students. He will meet émilenne Deschamps, who later became one of his muses.Since it was impossible for him to work the stone, due to its cost, he turned to other materials. In 1947, he worked plaster and iron.
In 1949, it was introduced to the arc welding in an industrial woodworking pushed Trans-en-Provence and uses the lead foil and son iron welded. In 1951 he visited Pompeii and is marked by the casts of the bodies of people caught in the lava. In 1952, it uses inexpensive materials recovery and made his first sculptures in welded scrap: its resources are always so modest. So, for lack of money and to offer marble, caesar will recover materials in scrap dumps his first sculptures: tubes, bolts, screws that become insects are found in the powerful curves venus de villetaneuse (1962).In 1954, he exhibited at the Durand Lucian gallery in Paris and won the \leon Jacques. He gained fame when his work is bought 100,000 francs in 1955 by the state to the national museum of modern art. The same year he exhibits at May. The following year, the mnam buys bat of 1954 and the Museum of Modern Art of the City of Paris the 1955 scorpion From 1954 (torso, moma), he also makes sculptures welded metal and partially polished bronze, of buxom women (ginette, 1958 victory villetaneuse, 1965). In 1956, he participated in the Venice Biennale and the Biennale of são paulo and documenta ii in 1959.
In 1958, he signed a contract with the Claude Bernard Paris gallery. In 1961, he approaches marino di teana and joins the New realistic group movement founded by the critic Pierre Restany art, including in particular arman, jeans tinguely, niki Saint Phalle and Gerard Deschamps.When can offer in 1957 a workshop, country-first street in Paris, he married rosin groult-baldaccini (encountered in fine arts in 1948 ) with whom he has a daughter, Anna, one year later . He also makes frequent the world of night. In 1968 he created the National Sèvres manufactory porcelain ashtray published in 50 copies. Made of porcelain covered pearly semi-dull, it is a plaster mold used for the production of parts, and has been produced from an original model of aluminum. In 1971, during a first to lido, it is more media than he: Salvador Dalí, master of extravagance. The debate that year in italics with François Truffaut, Lucien Bodard and Asher ben-natan.
 In 1976, he was the Caesar trophy creator of cinema, award given by professionals of French cinema, for which he produced a bronze compression. In 1984, Caesar made his tribute to Eiffel in Jouy-en-Josas, piece performed with fragments of the Eiffel tower with the cooperation of his assistants Jean-Francois duffau and Christian standing and flying french man for the city of Hong Kong . The last years of his life were very auspicious.Caesar many exhibitions: large retrospective at tennis in Paris in 1997, retrospectives malmo, milan, são paulo, mexico. Caesar ended his career with a series of portraits and self-portraits, face to face striking with death. It shares the last ten years of his life with Stéphanie Busuttil, who now manages his work and is the owner of his moral rights. The item \The seller is \This article can be shipped worldwide.