We are pleased to invite to the opening of the exhibition of sculptures by Mario Sironi
A bit of history of the Artist
” My greatest pleasure has always been to treat the things of art and I spent several hours at the table when others my age had fun . And it was so great in me this passion and plenty of art seemed to me something great , sublime and unreachable that I had always considered a great deity who , to me, a poor mortal , was not , unfortunately, because of sucking the sweet savor ” 1 . So , in 1903 , he wrote to his cousin Sironi Torquato .
The artist was then eighteen. He was born in Sassari May 12, 1885 , by Father Como ( Enrico Sironi , engineer and architect , who at that time worked in Sardinia ) , and Villa Giulia , Florence . It was the second of six children .
His training took place in Rome , where the family had moved a year after his birth . ” He considered himself more than another Roman , and Roman had also stressed ” recalled the son of Margherita Sarfatti , Amedeo , who had attended the long ……