FRANCESCO MARINO DI TEANA (ITA-FRA/ 1920-2012) The great fight of the wolves bronze with green patina signed and dated 'Marino di Teana 53' (on the terrace), numbered and with the founder's stamp '2/8 FONDERIE ANPIRE' (on the side of the terrace) Height: 80 cm / Width: 69 cm / Depth: 41 cm. Conceived in 1953, this proof was cast in 1990 in an edition of eight numbered copies plus four numbered artist's proofs. BRONZE WITH GREEN PATINA, SIGNED AND DATED ON THE BASE, NUMBERED 2/8 AND WITH THE FOUNDRY STAMP ON THE SIDE OF THE BASE, HEIGHT: 31.1/2 in. / WIDTH: 27.1/8 in. / DEPTH: 16.1/8 in., CREATED IN 1953, THIS VERSION CASTED IN 1990 IN A NUMBERED EDITION OF 8 PLUS 4 ARTIST'S PROOFS. Provenance: Centre Européen d'Education Permanente - CEDEP, Fontainebleau (Acquired from the artist through the intermediary of the Centre d'art plastique contemporain Artcurial, June 2, 1993. Purchase invoice no. 931044). Bibliography: - J.-F. Roudillon and N. Marino di Teana, Marino di Teana, Catalogue raisonné, oeuvre sculpté, Editions Loft, Paris, 2018, p. 49, no. 63 (another illustrated copy). - H. van Dissel & S. Simmons, CEDEP - 40 Years of Adding Value, Cambridge Book Group, Cambridge, 2012, p. 37 (work cited).