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Lucio Fontana
CONCETTO SPAZIALE, ATTESE
Estimate
450,000650,000
LOT SOLD. 525,000 EUR
JUMP TO LOT
11
Lucio Fontana
CONCETTO SPAZIALE, ATTESE
Estimate
450,000650,000
LOT SOLD. 525,000 EUR
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

Art Contemporain Evening Sale

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Paris

Lucio Fontana
1899 - 1968
CONCETTO SPAZIALE, ATTESE
signed, titled and inscribed Chi dorme non / piglia pesci on the reverse
waterpaint on canvas
54 x 45 cm; 21 1/4 x 17 3/4 in.
Executed in 1964-1965.
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Provenance

Pietro Fallai, Stockholm
Carl-Eric Björkegren, Stockholm
Sale: Sotheby's London, Post War and Contemporary Art, 27 June 1991, lot 61
Private collection
Sale: Christie's Milan, Arte del XX secolo, 17 May 1999, lot 225
Private collection

Exhibited

Milan, Tornabuoni, 1996; catalogue, pp. 122, 123, illustrated in colour

Literature

Enrico Crispolti, Fontana, Catalogo generale, Volume secondo, Milan, 1986, p. 552, no. 64-65 T 34, illustrated
Enrico Crispolti, Lucio Fontana, Catalogo ragionato di sculture, dipinti, ambientazioni, tomo II, Milan, 2015, p. 737, no. 64-65 T 34, illustrated

Catalogue Note

The discovery of the Cosmos is that of a new dimension, it is the Infinite: this I pierce this canvas, which is the basis of all arts and I have created an infinite dimension, an x which for me is the basis for all Contemporary Art.

Lucio Fontana

Art Contemporain Evening Sale

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Paris