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Property from a Private Japanese Collection

Lucio Fontana

Concetto spaziale, Attesa

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November 19, 02:16 AM GMT


2,000,000 - 3,000,000 USD

Lot Details


Property from a Private Japanese Collection

Lucio Fontana

1899 - 1968

Concetto spaziale, Attesa 




signed L. Fontana, titled Concetto spaziale, Attesa and inscribed 1+1-Ei3MJ.4 (on the reverse)

oil on canvas

28 ⅜ by 22 ⅞ in.

72 by 58 cm.

Executed in 1961.

款識:藝術家簽名L. Fontana、書題目Concetto spaziale, Attesa並題款1+1-Ei3 MJ.4(背面)


28 3/8 x 22 7/8 英寸

72 x 58 公分


Please note this lot is subject to a guarantee and an irrevocable bid.
McRoberts & Tunnard Gallery, London 
Martha Jackson Gallery, New York
Galerie Anderson-Mayer, Paris 
Christie's London, 30 November 1982, lot 532 
Private Collection, Stockholm (by 1986)
Gallery Art Point, Tokyo
Acquired by the present owner circa 1989
Enrico Crispolti, ed., Fontana, Catalogo generale, Vol. I, Milan 1986, p. 388, no. 61 O 120, illustrated
Enrico Crispolti, Lucio Fontana, Catalogo Ragionato di Sculture, Dipinti, Ambientazioni, Tomo II, Milan, 2006, p. 573, no. 61-O-120, illustrated 
Amsterdam, Stedelijk Museum; and Eindhoven, Stedelijk van Abbemuseum, Lucio Fontana - Concetti Spaziali, 1967, no. 40
Tokyo, Gallery Art Point, Lucio Fontana, 1985, illustrated in color
Toyama, The Museum of Modern Art; Karuizawa, The Museum of Modern Art Seibu; Fukushima, Iwaki City Art Museum; Amagasaki, Seibu Tsukashin, Lucio Fontana, 1986, pp. 74, no. 75, 116, illustrated in color
Tokyo, The Yomiuri Shimbun; Tokyo, Mitsukoshi Museum of Art; Kagoshima, Museo Municipale d’Arte; and Nishinomiya, Otani Museum of Art, Lucio Fontana. La penetrazione dello spazio, 1992, p. 59, no. 20, illustrated in color