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classification: Mural »
medium: Fresco »
year(s): 1915 »
1915.01
La Edad de Oro de la Humanidad
1915
Fresco
338 5/8 x 159 3/8 in. (860 x 405 cm)
71 5/16 x 158 in. (181 x 401 cm)
226 7/8 x 159 3/16 in. (576 x 404 cm)
Neither signed nor dated
Second fresco painted in the Saló de St. Jordi.

Exhibition History

1973 Museo Español de Arte Contemporáneo (traveling: Museo de Arte Moderno): Museo Español de Arte Contemporáneo, Madrid, Exposición Antológica Torres-García, ill, p. 35.
1988 Museo Nacional de Artes Visuales: Museo Nacional de Artes Visuales, Montevideo, Joaquín Torres-García, Época Catalana (1908-1928), no. 3 and 4, ill, p. 76.

Published References

Ràfols 1927: Torres-García, ill.
Pinto 1940: "J. Torres-García: alucinación y drama de la pintura," ill. p. 364.
Schaefer 1945: Torres-García, ill. no. 13.
Marsa 1962: "Torres-García, secuestratdo y emparedado," ill.
de Cáceres 1966: "Dos trances de Torres-García: murales de la Diputación de Barcelona y murales de la Colonia Saint-Bois en Montevideo," ill. detail.
Marsa 1966: "Joaquín Torres-García, recuperado," ill.
Unknown publication 1966: "Uno de los frescos de Torres García, restaurado," ill.
La Vanguardia Española 1966b: "Las pinturas ocultas del Salón de San Jorge," ill.
La Vanguardia 1968: "La recuperación de los frescos de Torres García," ill.
Marsa 1968: "Las pinturas murales de Torres-García serán totalmente rescatadas," ill.
Gich 1968b: "Torres-Garcia, desenterrat," ill. p. 28, as La Familia.
Rhode Island School of Design 1970: Joaquín Torres García, detail ill. p. 15.
Gutierrez 1973: "Torres-García en el Museo de Arte Moderno," ill p. 28.
Jardí 1973: Joaquín Torres-García., ill. p. 50, no. 64.
The University of Texas at Austin 1974: Joaquin Torres-Garcia 1874-1949: Chronology and catalogue of the Family collection, ill. detail p. 15. (Spanish version ill. p. 18).
Fontbona 1975: "El postmodernismo Catalán," ill. p. 73.
Fundación Torres García 1988: Joaquín Torres-García: Cataluña Eterna, Bocetos y dibujos para los frescos de la diputación de Barcelona, ill. p. 7.
Pereda 1991: Joaquín Torres-García, ill. p. 51.
Ramírez 1991: El Taller Torres-García: The School of the South and Its Legacy, ill. p. 141.
Sureda Pons 1993: Torres-García: La fascinació del clássic, ill. p. 118-119.
Boix 1995: Reason and Dream: From Cubism to Surrealism. Of Modern Art II., ill. p. 26, fig. 38.
Sureda Pons 1998: Torres-García: Pasión Clásica, ill. p. 163, 164, 175.
Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofía 2001: Medio siglo sin-lugar- 1918-1968, ill. p. 86.
García-Bermejo 2002: Joaquín Torres-García, ill. no. 13.
Gradowczyk 2007: Torres-García: Utopía y Transgresión, ill. p. 39, no. 1.29.
El País and Banco BBVA 2011: Arte Uruguayo de los Maestros a Nuestros Días: Joaquín Torres-García, ill. p. 22.

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Record last updated May 2, 2015. Please note that the information on this and all pages is periodically reviewed and subject to change.
Citation: de Torres, Cecilia and Susanna V. Temkin. "La Edad de Oro de la Humanidad, 1915 (1915.01)." Joaquín Torres-García Catalogue Raisonné. http://torresgarcia.com/catalogue/entry.php?id=287 (accessed March 29, 2017).
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