Mujer Desnudandose (O El Viento En Catamarca) (Woman Getting Undressed, Or The Wind In Catamarca)
Artwork: Mujer Desnudandose (O El Viento En Catamarca) (Woman Getting Undressed, Or The Wind In Catamarca)
Size: 77 x 27 x 21 cm
Medium: Painted plaster
Creation year: 1947
Marks: Incised with artist's signature and date 'l. fontana 47' (on the base)
Category: Sculptures And Ceramics
Provenance: Pablo Edelstein Collection, Buenos Aires (acquired directly from the artist); Hector Arena, Buenos Aires and Paris (acquired from the previous in 1949); Claude Berri Collection, Paris; Private Collection, Paris (acquired from the previous in 1994); Anon. sale, Christie's London, 22 October 2002, lot 15; Acquired at the previous sale by the present owner
Exhibition history: Paris, Musee National d'Art Moderne, Centre Georges Pompidou, Lucio Fontana, 1987-1988 (illustrated, p. 8); Paris, Artcurial, Corps-Figures: la Figuration humaine dans la sculpture du XXeme siecle, 1989 (illustrated, p. 53)

Christie's London

Date: 2018-10-05
Lot Number: 339