5 euro Bimetallic coin of the series "Great Italian Artists" dedicated to Eduardo de Filippo, PROOF.
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Considered one of the most important Italian artists of the twentieth century, Eduardo was the author of numerous theatrical works that he staged and interpreted himself and, later, translated and represented by others also abroad.
A prolific author, he also worked in the cinema with the same roles covered in theatrical activity.
For his artistic merits and contributions to culture, in 1981, he was appointed senator for life by the President of the Republic Sandro Pertini and he was awarded two honorary degrees in Letters from the University of Birmingham in 1977 and from the University of Rome. "Sapienza" in 1980.
He was also a candidate for the Nobel Prize for literature.
Eduardo still remains today, together with Luigi Pirandello, Dario Fo and Carlo Goldoni, one of the most appreciated and represented Italian theatrical authors abroad.