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Antonio Ségui

Born in: 1934

Argentina

Biography

Antonio Seguí is a painter born on January 11, 1934 in Córdoba, Argentina, in a family of wealthy merchants.

He arrived in France in 1951 to study painting and sculpture. In 1952, he moved to Spain for his studies. In 1957, he had his first solo show in Argentina. In 1958, he went on a long trip in South America and in Central America, before settling in Mexico, where he studied printmaking techniques. In 1961, he returned to work in Argentina, before moving permanently to Paris in 1963.

Today he lives in Arcueil in a former property of Emile Raspail.

At the beginning of his career, influenced by artists such as George Grosz and Otto Dix, his work was close to an expressionist figuration, full of irony. Little by little, his figuration evolved towards the absurd, constructing a sort of theater, a stage on which a man in movement is seeking his place in the world.

The humor is overcoming existential anxiety and he attempts to orchestrate in his own way the hopes and the madness of a human comedy, ironic, falsely naive and unsettling.

The military dictatorship in Argentina forces him to emigrate: "I did not make any direct attack, but people who are not very intelligent think that when you are not with them, you are against them."

Each of the works of the Latin-American artist carries in it the image of the city, of the night and of his homeland: "I have solved my problems with my mother, with God, but with Cordoba! The city stayed as it was in my memories, and I still go back there in my dreams..."

Using charcoal, pastels, pencils or pen, he gives life to a colorful and graphic world which seems come from the universe of comics, having as a background the whole urban hustle and bustle.

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Antonio Ségui, Superheros, Print

Antonio Ségui

Superheros, 2013
21.7 x 29.1 x 0.8 inch
Print

$1,471

Antonio Ségui, L'homme pressé, Sculpture

Antonio Ségui

L'homme pressé, 2012
29.5 x 24.4 x 5.1 inch
Sculpture

$7,353

Antonio Ségui, Como un Torero, Painting

Antonio Ségui

Como un Torero, 2015
18.1 x 21.7 inch
Painting

$14,093

Antonio Ségui, Con Apuros, Painting

Antonio Ségui

Con Apuros, 1986
31.88 x 39.37 inch
Painting

$58,000

Antonio Ségui, Superheros, Print

Antonio Ségui

Superheros, 2013
21.7 x 29.1 inch
Print

$1,226

Antonio Ségui, Bacan, Tito & Boby, Tilingo and Julian, Sculpture

Antonio Ségui

Bacan, Tito & Boby, Tilingo and Julian, 2002
19.7 x 39.4 x 27.6 inch
Sculpture

$7,353

Antonio Ségui, El viajero & Compradito (Bronze), Sculpture

Antonio Ségui

El viajero & Compradito (Bronze), 2002
7.9 x 11.8 x 5.9 inch
Sculpture

$6,740

Antonio Ségui, El viajero & Compradito (Silver), Sculpture

Antonio Ségui

El viajero & Compradito (Silver), 2002
7.9 x 11.8 x 5.9 inch
Sculpture

$7,353

Antonio Ségui, Tribute to Dante Quinterno, Sculpture

Antonio Ségui

Tribute to Dante Quinterno, 2003
53.1 x 29.1 x 4.7 inch
Sculpture

$14,706

Antonio Ségui, Juanito, Print

Antonio Ségui

Juanito, 1996
15.7 x 11.8 inch
Print

$980

Antonio Ségui, Sans démagogie, Print

Antonio Ségui

Sans démagogie, 1972
19.7 x 25.2 x 0.4 inch
Print

$355

Antonio Ségui, Sans démagogie, Print

Antonio Ségui

Sans démagogie, 1972
25.2 x 19.7 x 0.4 inch
Print

$355

Antonio Ségui, Sans démagogie, Print

Antonio Ségui

Sans démagogie, 1972
25.2 x 19.7 x 0.4 inch
Print

$355

Antonio Ségui, Sans démagogie, Print

Antonio Ségui

Sans démagogie, 1972
25.2 x 19.7 x 0.4 inch
Print

$355

Antonio Ségui, Sans démagogie, Print

Antonio Ségui

Sans démagogie, 1972
19.7 x 25.2 x 0.4 inch
Print

$355

Antonio Ségui, Sans démagogie, Print

Antonio Ségui

Sans démagogie, 1972
25.2 x 19.7 x 0.4 inch
Print

$355

Antonio Ségui, Sans démagogie, Print

Antonio Ségui

Sans démagogie, 1972
25.2 x 19.7 x 0.4 inch
Print

$355

Antonio Ségui, Sans démagogie, Print

Antonio Ségui

Sans démagogie, 1972
19.7 x 25.2 x 0.4 inch
Print

$355

Antonio Ségui, Sans démagogie, Print

Antonio Ségui

Sans démagogie, 1972
19.7 x 25.2 x 0.4 inch
Print

$355

Antonio Ségui, Sans démagogie, Print

Antonio Ségui

Sans démagogie, 1972
25.2 x 19.7 x 0.4 inch
Print

$355

Antonio Ségui, Sans démagogie, Print

Antonio Ségui

Sans démagogie, 1972
25.2 x 19.7 x 0.4 inch
Print

$355

Antonio Ségui, Sans démagogie, Print

Antonio Ségui

Sans démagogie, 1972
19.7 x 25.2 x 0.4 inch
Print

$355

Antonio Ségui, Sans démagogie, Print

Antonio Ségui

Sans démagogie, 1972
19.7 x 25.2 x 0.4 inch
Print

$355

Antonio Ségui, Sans démagogie, Print

Antonio Ségui

Sans démagogie, 1972
25.2 x 19.7 x 0.4 inch
Print

$355

Antonio Ségui, Sans démagogie, Print

Antonio Ségui

Sans démagogie, 1972
25.2 x 19.7 x 0.4 inch
Print

$355

Antonio Ségui, Sans démagogie, Print

Antonio Ségui

Sans démagogie, 1972
19.7 x 25.2 x 0.4 inch
Print

$355

Antonio Ségui, Sans démagogie, Print

Antonio Ségui

Sans démagogie, 1972
19.7 x 25.2 x 0.4 inch
Print

$355

Antonio Ségui, Sans démagogie, Print

Antonio Ségui

Sans démagogie, 1972
25.2 x 19.7 x 0.4 inch
Print

$355

Antonio Ségui, Sans démagogie, Print

Antonio Ségui

Sans démagogie, 1972
19.7 x 25.2 x 0.4 inch
Print

$355

Antonio Ségui, Antonio Ségui. Le fourmillement du monde, Print

Antonio Ségui

Antonio Ségui. Le fourmillement du monde, 2017
17.7 x 12.2 inch
Print

$723

Antonio Ségui, Sans titre, Print

Antonio Ségui

Sans titre, 2016
22 x 29.9 inch
Print

$980

Antonio Ségui, Sans titre, Print

Antonio Ségui

Sans titre, 2013
12.2 x 35.4 inch
Print

$980

Antonio Ségui, Sans titre, Print

Antonio Ségui

Sans titre, 2016
26 x 19.7 inch
Print

$735

Antonio Ségui, Sans titre, Print

Antonio Ségui

Sans titre, 2016
26 x 19.7 inch
Print

$735

Antonio Ségui, Sans titre, Print

Antonio Ségui

Sans titre, 2013
24.8 x 17.7 inch
Print

$980

Antonio Ségui, Sans titre, Print

Antonio Ségui

Sans titre, 2013
17.7 x 24.8 inch
Print

$980

Antonio Ségui, Sans titre, Print

Antonio Ségui

Sans titre, 2013
17.7 x 24.8 inch
Print

$980

Antonio Ségui, Sans titre, Print

Antonio Ségui

Sans titre, 2013
22 x 29.9 inch
Print

$980

Antonio Ségui, Sans titre, Print

Antonio Ségui

Sans titre, 2015
25.6 x 19.7 inch
Print

$980

Antonio Ségui, Fourmillements, Print

Antonio Ségui

Fourmillements, 2017
7.9 x 5.5 inch
Print

$116

Antonio Ségui, Le manteau de Laocoon, Print

Antonio Ségui

Le manteau de Laocoon, 1991
9.1 x 4.7 inch
Print

$306

Antonio Ségui, L'ile de l'insomnie I, Print

Antonio Ségui

L'ile de l'insomnie I, 1998
11.8 x 15.7 inch
Print

$147

Antonio Ségui, L'ile de l'insomnie I, Print

Antonio Ségui

L'ile de l'insomnie I, 1998
11.8 x 15.7 inch
Print

$147

Antonio Ségui, El theatro del mundo, Print

Antonio Ségui

El theatro del mundo, 1990
19.7 x 27.6 inch
Print

$1,066

Antonio Ségui, Viento, Print

Antonio Ségui

Viento, 2012
17.9 x 24.6 inch
Print

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Antonio Ségui, Les chapeaux, Print

Antonio Ségui

Les chapeaux, 2013
21.7 x 29.1 x 0.8 inch
Print

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Antonio Segui. Le fourmillement du monde
From October, 14 To November, 18 2017
Saint-Malo - France

Galerie Christiane Vallé

Small Size & Prints
From December, 16 To January, 7 2017
Clermont Ferrand - France

Galerie LOFT

Loftissimes
From November, 28 To January, 18 2014
PARIS - France

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