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Agostino Bonalumi
B.1935
BIANCO 
signed and dated 64 twice on the reverse
vinyl tempera on shaped canvas 
100.1 by 79.9 by 5.5cm.; 39 3/8 by 31 1/2 by 2 1/8 in.
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This work is registered in the Archivio Bonalumi, Milan, under the number 64-023 and is accompanied by a certificate of authenticity. 

Provenance

Galleria Arte Centro, Milan

Lattuada Studio, Milan

Sale: Farsettiarte, Prato, Arte Contemporanea, 28 May 2010, Lot 702

Galleria Orler, Favaro Veneto

Acquired directly from the above by the present owner

Exhibited

Milan, Galleria Blu, Agostino Bonalumi. Sensorialità e astrazione, 2002, p. 69, illustrated in colour

Literature

Rosita Tordi, Dovuto a Mario Luzi, Rome 2007, illustrated on the cover 

Catalogue Note

"I no longer saw the canvas as a place of representation, but as more of a means unto itself for creating the work: there was an interest in materials rather than in a particular subject matter.” Agostino Bonalumi quoted in: Exhibition Catalogue, London, Robilant + Voena, Bonalumi. All the Shapes of Space 1958 – 1976, 2013, p. 189.

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