Domenico (Mino) DELLE SITE
(Lecce 1914 - Rome 1996)
Sintesi di virata (Synthesis of a Turn)
An erased signature and date Delle Site 31at the lower right centre.
Titled SINTESI DI VIRATA in silver pen on the backing sheet, below the image.
93 x 93 mm. (3 5/8 x 3 5/8 in.) [sheet]
234 x 153 mm. (9 1/4 x 6 in.) [backing sheet]
This watercolour is a study for a larger painting of the same title and composition, painted in tempera on board in 1931, which is today in the Pinacoteca Provinciale in Bari, to which it was donated by the artist in 1987.
Thence by descent to a private collection, Rome.