Arnaldo Pomodoro, Disco, 1977
incised with the artist's signature, date '77 and number 6/30
gilt bronze on wood base
Cylinder: 8¼ by 8¼ by 2½ in. (21 by 21 by 6.4 cm.)
Base: 1 by 6¾ by 6¾ in. (2.5 by 17.1 by 17.1 cm.)
Executed in 1977, this work is number 6 from an edition of 30, plus 1 artist's proof.
This work is in very good and sound condition overall. All elements are present and stable. There is scattered surface dust and pinpoint accretions to the surface. There are minor areas of oxidation to the patina visible to the crevices of the bronze. There is a 1¼ inch hairline crack to the bronze in the center of the composition visible to the front of the sculpture.
The lot is sold in the condition it is in at the time of sale. The condition report is provided to assist you with assessing the condition of the lot and is for guidance only. Any reference to condition in the condition report for the lot does not amount to a full description of condition. The images of the lot form part of the condition report for the lot. Certain images of the lot provided online may not accurately reflect the actual condition of the lot. In particular, the online images may represent colors and shades which are different to the lot's actual color and shades. The condition report for the lot may make reference to particular imperfections of the lot but you should note that the lot may have other faults not expressly referred to in the condition report for the lot or shown in the online images of the lot. The condition report may not refer to all faults, restoration, alteration or adaptation. The condition report is a statement of opinion only. For that reason, the condition report is not an alternative to taking your own professional advice regarding the condition of the lot. NOTWITHSTANDING THIS ONLINE CONDITION REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD "AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF SALE/BUSINESS APPLICABLE TO THE RESPECTIVE SALE.
Galerie Charles Kirwin, Brussels
Acquired from the above by the present owner in 1978
Fondazione Arnaldo Pomodoro, Arnaldo Pomodoro: Catalogue Raisonné, online, ongoing, archive no. M/77/4