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César, whose full name was César Baldaccini, was born in Marseille in 1921.

After his studies at the Marseille academy from 1935 to 1939 and at the Paris academy from 1943 to 1947, César met Picasso and Germaine Richier in Paris, and lived in the same house as Alberto Giacometti, all of whom influenced his early artwork greatly.

During this time César produced his first sculptures made from iron and gypsum. From 1956 César soldered pieces of scrap together to form figurative and semi-abstract sculptures.

Under the influence of Nouveau Réalisme, he produced the famous "Compressions dirigées" from 1960, for which César compressed car chassis and metal objects in a metal press. Pop Art also left its marks on the oeuvre of the French sculptor and object artist, namely in his colored plastic objects formed as ironic object fetishes.

César died on June 12, 1998 in Paris.

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Our recommendations César Baldaccini, Le coeur éclaté, Sculpture

César Baldaccini

Le coeur éclaté, 1986 20.9 x 5.5 x 5.5 inch Sculpture

$5,099

Our recommendations César Baldaccini, Portrait de compression de drapeaux Français, Print

César Baldaccini

Portrait de compression de drapeaux Français, 1989 29.9 x 23.2 inch Print

$780

César Baldaccini, Empreintes, Design

César Baldaccini

Empreintes, 1998 10.6 x 10.6 x 4.7 inch Design

$1,561

Our recommendations César Baldaccini, Arrachage, Fine Art Drawings

César Baldaccini

Arrachage, 1961 23.6 x 15.4 x 0 inch Fine Art Drawings

$10,405

Our recommendations César Baldaccini, Cœur éclaté, Sculpture

César Baldaccini

Cœur éclaté, 1986 20.9 x 5.5 x 5.5 inch Sculpture

$5,099

César Baldaccini, Le patineur, Print

César Baldaccini

Le patineur, 1992 28.5 x 22.2 x 0 inch Print

$936

César Baldaccini, Compression de cartes postales anciennes, Print

César Baldaccini

Compression de cartes postales anciennes, 1979 36.2 x 28.3 inch Print

$1,873

Our recommendations César Baldaccini, Petites plaques (Compression), Sculpture

César Baldaccini

Petites plaques (Compression), 1970 14.2 x 8.3 x 2.4 inch Sculpture

$44,223

César Baldaccini, Bepino, Sculpture

César Baldaccini

Bepino, 1997 9.3 x 8.1 x 6.5 inch Sculpture

$31,216

César Baldaccini, Composition pour les JO, Print

César Baldaccini

Composition pour les JO, 1992 35.4 x 24.8 x 0.4 inch Print

$832

César Baldaccini, Poule Matoutou, Sculpture

César Baldaccini

Poule Matoutou, 1997 14.2 x 13.4 x 16.5 inch Sculpture

$98,851

César Baldaccini, Plaque Maillard, Sculpture

César Baldaccini

Plaque Maillard, 1959 16.1 x 7.3 x 2 inch Sculpture

$43,703

César Baldaccini, Poule clefs a pipe, Sculpture

César Baldaccini

Poule clefs a pipe, 1997 26 x 21.3 x 10.2 inch Sculpture

$118,621

César Baldaccini, Hommage a la Tour Eiffel, Print

César Baldaccini

Hommage a la Tour Eiffel, 1989 29.9 x 22 inch Print

$895

César Baldaccini, Poule aux oreilles, Print

César Baldaccini

Poule aux oreilles, 1921 25.6 x 19.7 x 0.1 inch Print

$1,769

César Baldaccini, Portrait de compression de drapeaux Suédois, Print

César Baldaccini

Portrait de compression de drapeaux Suédois, 1998 29.9 x 23.2 inch Print

$780

César Baldaccini, Compression De Moto, Print

César Baldaccini

Compression De Moto, 1990 19.7 x 25.6 inch Print

$708

César Baldaccini, Théière compressée, Print

César Baldaccini

Théière compressée, 1975 10.6 x 11 x 1.6 inch Print

$4,682

César Baldaccini, Le livre des livres I, Print

César Baldaccini

Le livre des livres I, 1974 19.5 x 14 x 2 inch Print

$10,405

César Baldaccini, Arrachage, Fine Art Drawings

César Baldaccini

Arrachage, 1958 9.4 x 6.3 x 0 inch Fine Art Drawings

$6,763

César Baldaccini, Compression Marylin MONROE CESAR Portraits, Print

César Baldaccini

Compression Marylin MONROE CESAR Portraits, 1975 25.6 x 18.5 inch Print

$1,509

César Baldaccini, Napoléon, Sculpture

César Baldaccini

Napoléon, 1988 71.3 x 31.5 x 38.6 inch Sculpture

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César Baldaccini, Compression, Sculpture

César Baldaccini

Compression, 1990 14.6 x 5.9 x 5.9 inch Sculpture

$27,054

César Baldaccini, Expansion, Print

César Baldaccini

Expansion, 1970 19.7 x 14.8 inch Print

$624

César Baldaccini, Le livre des livres, Print

César Baldaccini

Le livre des livres, 1971 17.7 x 12.6 inch Print

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César Baldaccini, Hommage à Picasso II, Print

César Baldaccini

Hommage à Picasso II, 1985 16.1 x 22.8 inch Print

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César Baldaccini, Hommage à Picasso II, Print

César Baldaccini

Hommage à Picasso II, 1985 16.1 x 22.8 inch Print

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César Baldaccini, Hommage à Picasso II, Print

César Baldaccini

Hommage à Picasso II, 1985 16.1 x 22.8 inch Print

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César Baldaccini, Hommage à Picasso II, Print

César Baldaccini

Hommage à Picasso II, 1985 16.1 x 22.8 inch Print

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César Baldaccini, Hommage à Picasso II, Print

César Baldaccini

Hommage à Picasso II, 1985 16.1 x 22.8 inch Print

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Our recommendations César Baldaccini, Poulette gilles, Sculpture

César Baldaccini

Poulette gilles, 1998 7.5 x 5.9 x 5.1 inch Sculpture

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César Baldaccini, Compression d'orfèvrerie dorée, Sculpture

César Baldaccini

Compression d'orfèvrerie dorée, 1987 11.8 x 5.9 x 5.9 inch Sculpture

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César Baldaccini, Insecte, Sculpture

César Baldaccini

Insecte, 1955 4.7 x 14.6 x 5.1 inch Sculpture

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César Baldaccini, César centaure, hommage à Picasso, Print

César Baldaccini

César centaure, hommage à Picasso, 1985 30.1 x 22.6 x 0 inch Print

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César Baldaccini, La Poule, Print

César Baldaccini

La Poule, 1978 15.7 x 11.8 inch Print

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César Baldaccini, Insecte africain assis, Sculpture

César Baldaccini

Insecte africain assis, 1982 13.8 x 6.7 x 9.3 inch Sculpture

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César Baldaccini, Compression portable, Sculpture

César Baldaccini

Compression portable, 1970 1.4 x 0.6 x 0.6 inch Sculpture

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César Baldaccini, Hommage à Morandi, Print

César Baldaccini

Hommage à Morandi, 1998 29.5 x 39.4 x 1.6 inch Print

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César Baldaccini, Hommage à Picasso I, Print

César Baldaccini

Hommage à Picasso I, 1985 15.7 x 22 inch Print

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César Baldaccini, Cafetière, Print

César Baldaccini

Cafetière, 1970 21.3 x 15.4 x 0.4 inch Print

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César Baldaccini, Sans titre, Print

César Baldaccini

Sans titre, 1980 11 x 8.1 x 0 inch Print

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César Baldaccini, Expansion au pot à lait, Sculpture

César Baldaccini

Expansion au pot à lait, 1989 5.5 x 14.2 x 9.6 inch Sculpture

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César Baldaccini, Compression Schweppes, Sculpture

César Baldaccini

Compression Schweppes, 1990 2.4 x 1.4 x 1.5 inch Sculpture

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César Baldaccini, Compression de canettes, Sculpture

César Baldaccini

Compression de canettes, 1989 12.4 x 5.9 x 5.9 inch Sculpture

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César Baldaccini, Compression après la fête, Sculpture

César Baldaccini

Compression après la fête, 1974 2.2 x 0.7 x 0.8 inch Sculpture

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César Baldaccini, Expansion à l'autoportrait, Sculpture

César Baldaccini

Expansion à l'autoportrait, 1994 5.1 x 13 x 7.5 inch Sculpture

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César Baldaccini, Mao Zedong, Print

César Baldaccini

Mao Zedong, 1963 29.5 x 21.7 inch Print

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César Baldaccini, Moto compressée, Sculpture

César Baldaccini

Moto compressée, 1975 19.7 x 23.6 x 2 inch Sculpture

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César Baldaccini, César, Sculpture

César Baldaccini

César, 1974 11 x 3 x 3 inch Sculpture

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César Baldaccini, Compression de cannettes, Sculpture

César Baldaccini

Compression de cannettes, 1989 15.6 x 7.7 x 2.4 inch Sculpture

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César Baldaccini, Lova Moor, Print

César Baldaccini

Lova Moor, 1970 17.7 x 22.4 inch Print

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Who is the artist?

César, whose full name was César Baldaccini, was born in Marseille in 1921.

After his studies at the Marseille academy from 1935 to 1939 and at the Paris academy from 1943 to 1947, César met Picasso and Germaine Richier in Paris, and lived in the same house as Alberto Giacometti, all of whom influenced his early artwork greatly.

During this time César produced his first sculptures made from iron and gypsum. From 1956 César soldered pieces of scrap together to form figurative and semi-abstract sculptures.

Under the influence of Nouveau Réalisme, he produced the famous "Compressions dirigées" from 1960, for which César compressed car chassis and metal objects in a metal press. Pop Art also left its marks on the oeuvre of the French sculptor and object artist, namely in his colored plastic objects formed as ironic object fetishes.

César died on June 12, 1998 in Paris.

What is César Baldaccini’s artistic movement?

The artistic movements of the artists are: New Realism, Industrial-Style Assembly

When was César Baldaccini born?

The year of birth of the artist is: 1921