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Summer Luncheon for Painters and Sculptors

Poetry F. T. Marinetti
Translated from the Italian by Elsbeth Pancrazi

After a long period of repose, a painter or sculptor who wishes to resume his creative activities at three on a summer afternoon will try in vain to excite inspiration with a traditional, succulent lunch.

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F. T. Marinetti (1876–1944) was an Italian poet and editor and the founder of the futurist movement. His Selected Poems and Related Prose, translated by Elizabeth R. Napier and Barbara R. Studholme, was published by Yale University Press.


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