Rosso Plastica M1
Artwork: Rosso Plastica M1
Size: 117 x 132.5 cm
Medium: Plastic, acrylic and combustion on canvas
Creation year: 1961
Marks: Signed, titled and dated 'ROSSO PLASTICA M.1 BURRI 61' (on the reverse)
Category: Paintings
Provenance: Marlborough Galleria d'Arte, Rome, Galleria La Tartaruga, Rome, Acquired from the previous by the present owner circa 1969
Exhibition history: Rome, Marlborough Galleria d'Arte, Burri, 1962-1963 (illustrated in colour on the cover and illustrated p. 15); New York, Marlborough Gallery, Alberto Burri, 1964, no. 3 (illustrated in colour, unpaged); Sao Paulo, Museu de Arte Moderna, Artistas Italianos de Hoje na 8a Bienal do Museu de Arte Moderna de Sao Paulo-Brazil, 1965, no. 20; Lisboa, Fundacao Calouste Gulbenkian, Arte Contemporanea Italiana, 1966, no. 4

Christie's London

Date: 2015-10-16
Lot Number: 128
Low Estimate: $3034420 [+50%]
High Estimate: $4551630 [+0%]
Hammer Price: $4551630
Sold For: $5223000