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15:04 Oct 28, 2002
Italian to English translations [PRO]
Italian term or phrase: declinazioni segniche, gestuali e materiche
Text describing the interior decoration of post-war oceanliners. The text reads as follows:

"Riguardo alle altre opere, si deve annoverare la presenza di alcuni tra i principali protagonisti della stagione “astratto-concreta” e informale, in tutte le sue diverse declinazioni segniche, gestuali e materiche, con opere di Corpora, Turcato, Dova, Cassinari, Afro, Santomaso, Aimone e Vedova."
Fiona Tarsia
United Kingdom
Local time: 05:43

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5 +4Sigh, don't you hate these sentences?
Catherine Bolton



1 hr   confidence: Answerer confidence 5/5 peer agreement (net): +4
Sigh, don't you hate these sentences?

The writer is referring to signs (segniche), gestures (gestuali) and matter (materiche).

For your sentence, I'd put: "in all its different interpretations in terms of signs, gestures and matter".


Catherine Bolton
Local time: 06:43
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 1906
Grading comment
I actually found out these are specific art trends

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Grace Anderson
13 mins

agree  giogi: more than interpretations I'd say manifestations. HORRIBLE SENTENCE!!!
1 hr

agree  luskie: Oh my, declinazioni! Interpretations? Expressions? The virus is spreading everywhere it seems ;-)
4 hrs

agree  gmel117608
14 days
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