Finding inspiration from the natural cracking of the desert, Alberto Burri began his Cretti (Cracks) and Cretto series in 1971 by developing on the cracked paint effect that he had used throughout his early career.
This etching and aquatint with embossing from 1971, is both signed by the artist and numbered VI/XV and stands as one of the artists proofs
Published by 2RC Edizioni d’Arte in Rome, the work comes framed.
Etching and aquatint with embossing, 1971, on Fabriano Rosaspina paper, signed in pencil, numbered VI/XV, an artist’s proof aside from the edition of 90, published by 2RC Edizioni d’Arte, Rome, 66.7 x 95.5 cm.
Stock ID: 94053