Modern & Contemporary Evening Auction, including the Ralph I. Goldenberg Collection

Modern & Contemporary Evening Auction, including the Ralph I. Goldenberg Collection

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Primary Structures: The Ralph I. Goldenberg Collection

Lucio Fontana

Concetto spaziale

Estimate

300,000 - 400,000 GBP

Lot Details

Description

Lucio Fontana

1899 - 1968


Concetto spaziale

signed, inscribed Milano 28-6-1953 and dedicated all'amico Sinisgalli (on the reverse)

oil on canvas

39.9 by 49.6 cm. 15¾ by 19½ in.

Executed in 1951.

Leonardo Sinisgalli, Rome (acquired directly from the artist in 1953)

Mario Pieroni, Pescara

Giuseppe Morra, Naples

Sprovieri, Rome

Milan, Finarte, 26 March 1985, lot 63

Marisa Del Re Gallery, New York

Acquired from the above in 1986 by Ralph I. Goldenberg

Enrico Crispolti, Lucio Fontana. Catalogo generale, vol. I, Milan 1986, no. 51B20, pp. 104-05, illustrated

Enrico Crispolti, Lucio Fontana: Catalogo ragionato di sculture, dipinti, ambientazioni, vol. I, Milan 2006, no. 51B20, p. 234, illustrated 

New York, Marisa Del Re Gallery, Lucio Fontana: Conquest of Space, November - December 1986, n.p., illustrated in colour