Lot 11
  • 11

Lucio Fontana

Estimate
1,000,000 - 1,500,000 GBP
Sold
1,865,000 GBP
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Description

  • Lucio Fontana
  • Concetto Spaziale, Attesa
  • signed, titled and inscribed Ho Colto una Rosa da Portare a Comabbio on the reverse
  • waterpaint on canvas

Provenance

Studio Casoli, Milan

Private Collection, Milan

Galleria Arte Borgogna, Milan

Private Collection, Como

Acquired directly from the above by the present owner in the late 1990s

Exhibited

Venice, Museo Correr, Preferirei di No, Cinque Stanze Tra Arte e Depressione, 1994, p. 46, illustrated in colour

Ferrara, Palazzo dei Diamanti, Fontana, 1994-95, p. 119, no. 71, illustrated in colour

Bolzano, Museion, Lucio Fontana, Arnulf Rainer, Uber das Bild: Oltre la Tela, 1995, n.p., illustrated in colour

Brescia, Galleria San Michele, Lucio Fontana: Opere dal 1940 al 1968, 1995, no. 14, illustrated in colour

Geneva, Art & Public, Lucio Fontana Tagli 1958-1968, 1995

Milan, Museo della Permanente, Lucio Fontana e Milano, 1996, pp. 125 and 156, no. 40, illustrated in colour

Literature

Enrico Crispolti, Lucio Fontana, Catalogo Generale, Vol. II, Milan 1974, pp. 196-97, no. 68 T 10, illustrated

Enrico Crispolti, Lucio Fontana, Catalogo Generale, Vol. II, Milan 1986, p. 196, no. 68 T 10, illustrated

Enrico Crispolti, Lucio Fontana: Catalogo Ragionato di Sculture, Dipinti, Ambientazioni, Vol I, Milan 2006, p.873, no. 68 T 10, illustrated

Exhibition Catalogue: Genoa, Palazzo Ducale, Fontana Luce e Colore, Milan 2008, p. 87, illustrated in colour

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