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  • Felice Levini

    Il Milione

    Seven of the eight works in Felice Levini’s “Genesi” (Genesis) series, 1987–1988, function as representations of or dedications to the creation, as described in the book of Genesis. The eighth piece functions as a self-portrait of the artist. Each of the eight works is composed of oil paint on an unstretched sheet of canvas and contains a very small photograph mounted on the canvas’ bottom edge. These photographs, which portray the seven days of creation somewhat literally, are placed in simple black frames and displayed on shelves that extend off the wall at 45° angles in order to meet the

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