Front view
Inv. No.S-0640
ArtistMario Giacomelliborn 1925 in Senigallia, Italydied 2000 in Senigallia, Italy


(acc. to Grisebach) from the series: Il canto dei nuovi emigranti (de Franco Costabile)

gelatin silver print

Dimensions20 x 27 cm

titled, annotated (inedita - unpublished) (ink) and artist's stamp on verso


By the high-contrast magnification, the openings of windows and doors against the bright wall are specially accentuated. Thereby, an image medium reminding of abstract painting, is created in front of which passers-by – captured in the crucial moment –are partly depicted in expressive poses through motion blur.
(Fritz Simak)

S-0640, "Calabria"
Mario Giacomelli, "Calabria", 1975–1985
S-0640, Front view
© Archivo Mario Giacomelli, Senigallia
S-0640, Back view
Mario Giacomelli, "Calabria", 1975–1985
S-0640, Back view