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Il Porto Italy, Sunflowers in the shadow of my Night, 1974 April 15-1977 September Digital Link to digital version

 Item — Box: PCLTBOX/MYERS Box 9
Identifier(s): H2018.435
Il Porto Italy, Sunflowers in the shadow of my Night
Il Porto Italy, Sunflowers in the shadow of my Night

Scope and contents

Covers 1974 to 1977 Il Porto Italy, Amsterdam and ends in New York. Inscribed: 'This notebook is dedicated to Golda Meir' November 1974. Date inscribed at top of diary: Monday, 15th April 1974 dell 'Angelo (in Albis). Includes large portrait of 'my darling little Mummy, in her cap and gown and medals for violin...' p. 26, exhibition in Amsterdam August 1977 p. 104-105, reference to Vali's drawing titled 'Montelepre' depicting the Sicilian bandits, Rosalia Lombardo embalmed in Palermo Sicily and a photograph of 'Vali and her fox' showing Vali wearing a blue dress with Foxy taken by Rudi Rappold 1972, p. 67. Large photograph of Vali scaling the cliffs of Il Porto with dogs, and large photograph on back page of Vali in New York, Hotel Wales Madison Avenue March 76, titled 'Between the Dusk and Dawn'.


  • 1974 April 15-1977 September


  • Myers, Vali, 1930-2003 (Artist, Person)

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Physical description

112 pages.

General note

Title from title page.


  • Myers, Vali, 1930-2003 (Artist, Person)
  • Box: PCLTBOX/MYERS Box 9 (Graphic materials)

Repository details

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