After a decade-long experiment with geometric abstraction, Mario Carreño returned to figurative painting in the 1960s in part as a response to the trauma of World War II and its reconstruction, which he witnessed firsthand during travel to Europe in 1962-1963.


  • Title: Sonata de la piedra y de la carne
  • Creator: Mario Carreño
  • Date Created: 1967
  • Location Created: Chile-Cuba

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