La Benedizione
Artwork: La Benedizione
Size: 65 x 125.5 cm
Medium: Décollage on burlap
Creation year: 1963
Marks: Signed and dated 63; titled and dated 1963 on the reverse
Category: Paintings
Provenance: Barone Giorgio Franchetti Collection, Rome; Galleria JZ Art Trading, Milan; Private Collection, Europe (acquired from the previous in 2008); Sale: Phillips London, New Now, 11 April 2019, Lot 122; Acquired from the previous by the present owner
Exhibition history: Paris, Galerie J, Rotella Vatican IV, 1965, n.p., illustrated; Florence, Palazzo di Parte Guelfa, Umanesimo, Disumanesimo nell'arte europea 1890/1980, 1980, p. 103, illustrated; Ravenna, Loggetta Lombardesca, Arte Santa, 1986, p. 52, illustrated; Rome, Palazzo delle Esposizioni, Tutte le strade portano a Roma?, 1993, p. 163, illustrated; Pisa, Palazzo Lanfranchi, Mimmo Rotella antologica, 2001, p. 103, illustrated; London, Ben Brown Fine Arts, Mimmo Rotella Early Works 1954-67, 2007, no. 20, pp. 56-57, 68, illustrated

Bonhams London

Date: 2021-03-24
Lot Number: 14
Low Estimate: $41595
High Estimate: $69325