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Lucio Fontana
CONCETTO SPAZIALE, ATTESA
Estimate
400,000600,000
LOT SOLD. 1,082,500 USD
JUMP TO LOT
236
Lucio Fontana
CONCETTO SPAZIALE, ATTESA
Estimate
400,000600,000
LOT SOLD. 1,082,500 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

Lucio Fontana
1899 - 1968
CONCETTO SPAZIALE, ATTESA

signed, titled and inscribed E' passata una rondine è primavera on the reverse


unprimed canvas
25 1/2 by 21 1/4 in. 65 by 54 cm.
Executed in 1968.
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Provenance

Private Collection, Milan
Acquired by the present from the above

Exhibited

Tokyo, Tama Art Museum, Lucio Fontana: Spatial Conception, April - June 1990, no. 61, p. 65, illustrated in color

Literature

Enrico Crispolti, Lucio Fontana, Catalogo Ragionato Vol. II, Milan, 1974, no. 68 T 39, p. 198, illustrated
Enrico Crispolti, Lucio Fontana, Catalogo Ragionato Vol. II, Milan, 1986, no. 68 T 39, p. 684, illustrated
Enrico Crispolti, Lucio Fontana, Catalogo Ragionato Vol. II, Milan, 2006, no. 68 T 39, p. 878, illustrated

Catalogue Note

"With the slash I invented a formula that I don't think I can perfect. I managed with this formula to give the spectator an impression of spatial calm, of cosmic rigour, of serenity in infinity." – Lucio Fontana

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