Lot 9
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ARNALDO POMODORO | Disco per Tecno

3,500 - 4,500 EUR
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  • Arnaldo Pomodoro
  • Disco per Tecno
  • diam. inches 3.15, cm 8, h inches 4.13, cm 10,5
  • unframed
signed and numbered 363, executed in 1983-84, edition of 14 exemplars made by way of a lost wax cast and 500 exemplars minted by Stabilimento Stefano Johnson, Milan, golden bronze. This multiple is registered in the Archivio Fondazione Arnaldo Pomodoro, Milan, under no. M/83-84/1(firmato e numerato 363, eseguito nel 1983-84, edizione di 14 esemplari fusi a cera persa e 500 esemplari realizzati con il metodo a conio dallo Stabilimento Stefano Johnson, Milano, bronzo dorato. Questo multiplo è registrato presso l'Archivio Fondazione Arnaldo Pomodoro, Milano, con il n. M/83-84/1)


Milan, Triennale Design Museum, Osvaldo Borsani, 2018, p. 186, n. 177, illustrated another exemplar (illustrato un altro esemplare)


F. Pirella, Elogio della medaglia, in "Il Grillo", Genoa 1984, illustrated another exemplar (illustrato un altro esemplare)


There is some evidence of oxidisation both on the base and the disc. There is evidence of discolouration towards the lower corner of the base. There are a few little scratches on the disc. (VI SONO LIEVI TRACCE DI OSSIDAZIONE SIA SULLA BASE, SIA SUL DISCO. VI SONO DEGLI INGIALLIMENTI IN CORRISPONDENZA DELLO SPIGOLO INFERIORE DELLA BASE. SUL DISCO VI SONO DEI MINIMI GRAFFI.) Please note that article 11 of General Condition of Business (Online Only) is not applicable for this lot  (Si prega di notare che l'articolo 11 delle Condizioni Generali di Vendita (Online Only) non è applicabile per questo lotto)
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