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Property from a Private European Collector

Enrico Castellani

Superficie bianca n. 33

Auction Closed

October 14, 06:49 PM GMT


600,000 - 800,000 GBP

Lot Details


Property from a Private European Collector

Enrico Castellani

1930 - 2017

Superficie bianca n. 33

signed, titled and dated 1966 on the stretcher

acrylic on canvas

180 by 180 by 4 cm. 70⅞ by 70⅞ by 1½ in.

This work is registered in the archives of the Fondazione Enrico Castellani, Milan, under number 66-015.

Galleria dell'Ariete, Milan

Acquired from the above by the present owner in the late 1960s 

Anon., D’Ars, Milan 1967, illustrated on the cover (detail)

Vincenzo Agnetti, Enrico Castellani pittore, Milan 1968, p. 31, illustrated

Umbro Apollonio, ‘Arte cinetica’, Iterarte, Bologna 1975, p. 32, illustrated

Exh. Cat., Parma, Enrico Castellani, Università di Parma, Centro Studi e Archivio della Comunicazione, dipartimento Arte Contemporanea, sala della Scurderia alla Pilotta, 1976, n.p., no. 48, illustrated

Germano Celant, Identité italienne, Florence 1981, p. 190, illustrated in colour

Exh. Cat., New York, Haunch of Venison, Enrico Castellani, 2009, no. 29, illustrated

Renata Wirz and Federico Sardella, Enrico Castellani. Catalogo ragionato Tomo secondo, opere 1955-2005, Milan 2012, p. 366, no. 202, illustrated