Calendari (Calendars)
Artwork: Calendari (Calendars)
Size: 30 x 40; 16 x 29.3; 17.5 x 25; 16.3 x 23; 18.7 x 33.4; 17.4 x 25.2; 25 x 35; 25 x 35; 25 x 35; 35 x 50; 24.2 x 30; 24.6 x 35; 25 x 35; 25 x 34.8; 17.5 x 24.8; 12.5 x 17.5; 21 x 29.2 cm
Medium: Pencil and calendar collage laid down on cardboard
Creation year: 1994
Marks: (ii) Signed and inscribed ‘alighiero e boetti a mariangela per nuove speranze’ (on the front); (iii) Signed and inscribed ‘a mariangela alighiero e boetti’ (on the front); (iv) Signed and inscribed ‘a mariangela alighiero e boetti’ (on the front); (v) Signed and inscribed ‘A MARIANGELA alighiero e boetti’ (on the front); (vi) Signed and inscribed ‘alighiero e boetti a mariangela’ (on the front); (vii) Signed and inscribed ‘a mariangela alighiero’ (on the front); (viii) Signed and inscribed ‘alighiero e boetti’ (on the front); (ix) Signed and inscribed ‘alighiero e boetti per mariangela’ (on the front); (x) Signed and inscribed ‘A MARIANGELA ALIGHIERO alighiero e boetti’ (on the front); (xii) Signed and inscribed ‘alighiero per mariangela’ (on the front); (xiii) Signed and inscribed ‘alighiero per mariangela’ (on the front); (xiv) Signed and inscribed ‘per mariangela alighiero’ (on the front); (xv) Signed and inscribed ‘per mariangela alighiero’ (on the front); (xvi) Signed and inscribed ‘PER MARIANGELA alighiero e boetti’ (on the front); (xvii) Signed and inscribed ‘alighiero e boetti per mariangela’ (on the front)
Category: Drawings
Artwork details : Created 1978-1994, in seventeen parts
Provenance: Acquired directly from the artist; Thence by descent to the present owner
Exhibition history: Ravenna, Loggetta Lombardesca, Alighiero Boetti, 1984. Bonn, Bonner Kunstverein, Berechenbarkeit der Welt, 1992 (illustrated in colour, p. 69); Turin, Galleria Civica d’Arte Moderna e Contemporanea, Alighiero Boetti 1965-1994, 1996 (illustrated in colour, p. 163); Bari, Stadio della Vittoria, Odisseo (Ulysses), 1997 (illustrated in colour, p. 31); London, Whitechapel Art Gallery, Alighiero e Boetti, 1999 (‘1990’ illustrated in colour, p. 64); Venice, La Biennale di Venezia, Alighiero Boetti. Niente da vedere niente da nascondere, 2001 (‘1990’ illustrated in colour, p. 86); Warsaw, Contemporary Art Centre - Ujazdovski Castle, Belvedere italiano. Linee di tendenza nell’arte contemporanea 1945-2001, 2001

Christie's Milan

Date: 2017-04-27
Lot Number: 47

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Date: 2016-10-06
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