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Giuseppe Penone

Pelle di Foglie I

Giuseppe Penone

Giuseppe Penone

Pelle di Foglie I

Pelle di Foglie I

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Giuseppe Penone

b. 1947

Pelle di Foglie I

signed, titled and dated 1999

China ink and gold leaf on paper

63.4 by 47.1 cm. 25 by 18½ in.

framed: 74.6 by 57.9 cm. 29⅜ by 22¾ in.


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This work is in very good condition. The sheet is attached verso to the backing board in several places and undulates slightly. All four edges are deckled. Extremely close inspection reveals some minute media accretions in places throughout.

Please note that Condition 12 of the Conditions of Business for Buyers (Online Only) is not applicable to this lot.

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 Alice Pauli, Lausanne

Private Collection, Switzerland (acquired in 2009)

Sotheby's London, 13 February 2014, Lot 130

Acquired from the above by the present owner

New York, Sotheby’s S|2, Giuseppe Penone: When Man Meets Nature, September - October 2013