Immagine e somiglianza (Image and likeness)
Artwork: Immagine e somiglianza (Image and likeness)
Size: each: 99.5 x 69.9, overall: 99. 5 x 209.7 cm
Medium: Ballpoint pen on paper mounted on canvas
Creation year: 1976
Marks: (ii) Titled and dated '1976 IMMAGINE E SOMIGLIANZA' (on the reverse); (iii) Signed, titled and dated '1976 alighiero e boetti IMMAGINE E SOMIGLIANZA' (on the reverse)
Category: Paintings
Artwork details : In three parts
Provenance: Private Collection, Italy; Acquired from the above by the present owner in 1994.
Exhibition history: Frankfurt, MMK Museum fur Moderne Kunst and Galerie Jahrhunderthalle Hoechst, Alighiero Boetti: Mettere al mondo il mondo, 1998, p. 331.

Christie's London

Date: 2015-10-16
Lot Number: 122
Low Estimate: $364130 [+16%]
High Estimate: $424820 [+0%]
Hammer Price: $424820
Sold For: $513580