Concetto spaziale, Attese
Artwork: Concetto spaziale, Attese
Size: 100 x 80 cm
Medium: Oil on canvas
Creation year: 1961
Marks: Signed, titled and numbered ‘l Fontana "Concetto spaziale' ATTESE 1+1-37HI0'
Category: Paintings
Provenance: Galleria dell’Ariete, Milan; Federico Zaina, Trecate; Galeria Narciso, Turin; Vivian Horan Fine Art, New York; Albert Totah, New York; Acquired from the previous by the present owner in 2004
Exhibition history: Turin, Galleria Martano/Due, Lucio Fontana: Opere 1931-1968, 1969, no. 21 (illustrated, unpaged); Frankfurt, Schirn Kunsthalle, Lucio Fontana Retrospective, 1996-1997, no. 140 (illustrated in colour, p. 183). This exhibition later travelled to Vienna, Museum moderner Kunst Stiftung Ludwig; Parma, Galleria d’arte Niccoli, L’informale italiano pittura di segno e di materia negli anni cinquanta, 1997 -1998 (illustrated in colour, p. 77); Palma, Fundacion ‘la Caixa’ en las Illes Balears, Lucio Fontana, Entre materia y espacio, 1998, p. 132, no. 44 (illustrated with incorrect orientation in colour, p. 93). This exhibition later travelled to Madrid, Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofia; London, Hayward Gallery, Lucio Fontana, 1999- 2000, p. 205, no. 70 (illustrated in colour, p. 129)

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Date: 2017-03-07
Lot Number: 19