La Silla Barocca
Artwork: La Silla Barocca
Size: 120 x 65 x 80 cm
Medium: Plaster
Creation year: 1946
Marks: Incised with the artist's signature and dated '46 L. FONTANA' (on the base)
Category: Sculptures And Ceramics
Provenance: Pablo Edelstein Collection, Buenos Aires (acquired directly from the artist); Acquired from the previous by the present owner
Exhibition history: Buenos Aires, XXXVI Salon Nacional de Bellas Artes, 1946, no. 32; Rome, Palazzo delle Esposizioni, Lucio Fontana, 1998, no. 2/S/6 (illustrated, p. 127); Buenos Aires, Centro Cultural Borges, Museo Juan B. Castagnino, Lucio Fontana: Profeta del Espacio, 1999, no. 45 ESC 4 (illustrated, p. 97); New York, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Lucio Fontana: On the Threshold, 2019, p. 223, no. 23 (illustrated in colour, p. 99)

Christie's London

Date: 2019-10-04
Lot Number: 108