Sacco
Artwork: Sacco
Size: 99.8 x 86 cm
Medium: Burlap, fabric, oil, gold and vinavil on canvas
Creation year: 1953
Marks: Signed and dated 'BURRI 53' (lower right)
Category: Paintings
Provenance: H. Rubinstein Collection, New York (acquired directly from the artist in 1953); Galleria dell'Oca, Rome; Private Collection, Japan, acquired around 1980
Exhibition history: Rome, Galleria dell'Obelisco, Twenty imaginary view of the American Scene by twenty young Italian Artists, 1953 (illustrated in colour and titled Jazz, unpaged). This exhibition later travelled to Capri, Casa Cerio and New York, Helena Rubinstein Collection; Saint Louis, City Art Museum of St. Louis, Contemporary Italian Art: Painting, Drawing, Sculpture, 1955, no. 16 (illustrated, titled Jazz and dated 1954, p. 9). This exhibition later travelled to Minneapolis, Minneapolis Institute of Art; Rome, Galleria Editalia, Qui arte contemporanea dieci anni, 1976-1977 (illustrated, unpaged)

Christie's London

Date: 2019-10-04
Lot Number: 117