Italia dell'emigrante (Italy of the Emigrant)
Artwork: Italia dell'emigrante (Italy of the Emigrant)
Size: 140 x 177 x 79 cm
Medium: Copper
Creation year: 1981
Marks: Signed, titled and dated 'Luciano Fabro XI l'Italia dell'emigrante' (on a copper band)
Category: Sculptures And Ceramics
Provenance: Acquired directly from the artist by the present owner in 1981
Exhibition history: Gent, Museum van Hedendaagse Kunst, Corpus Delicti, 1995, p. 189 (illustrated in colour, p. 43); Siena, Palazzo delle Papesse, De Gustibus; Collezione Privata Italia, 2002, p. 345 (illustrated in colour, p. 301); Paris, Centre Georges Pompidou; Musee national d'art moderne, L'invention du Monde, 2003-2004; Paris, La maison rouge-fondation Antoine De Galbert a Paris, Retour a l'intime, 2012-2013 (illustrated in colour, p. 82); Vence, Chateau de Villeneuve. Fondation Emile Hugues, Intime conviction, 2014 (illustrated in colour, p. 33)

Christie's London

Date: 2015-10-16
Lot Number: 116
Low Estimate: $910330 [+291%]
High Estimate: $1213770 [+193%]
Hammer Price: $3565440
Sold For: $4118470