Artwork: Achrome
Size: 173 x 130.5 cm
Medium: Kaolin and wrinkled canvas
Creation year: 1959
Category: Paintings
Provenance: The artist, Milan; Galerie Senatore, Stuttgart (acquired directly from the artist circa 1960s); Enrico Senatore, Milan (by descent from the previous); Enrico and Pino Cammarota, Milan (acquired from the previous in 1998); Acquired by the present owner from the previous in 2000
Exhibition history: Modena, Foro Boario, Informale: Jean Dubuffet e l'arte europea 1945-1970, December 2005 - April 2006, p. 312, illustrated, and p. 333, no. 118, illustrated ; Paris, Galeries nationales du Grand Palais, Italia Nova: Une aventure de l'art italien 1900-1950, April - July 2006, pp. 332-333, no. 118, illustrated in color; Naples, Museo d'Arte Contemporanea Donnaregina, Piero Manzoni, May - September 2007, p. 150, no. 67, illustrated, and p. 386, no. 67 (text); New York, Gagosian Gallery, Piero Manzoni: A Retrospective, January - March 2009, p. 123, no. 82, illustrated in color, and p. 338, no. 82 (text); Frankfurt, Stadel Museum, Piero Manzoni: When Bodies Became Art, June - September 2013, p. 55, illustrated, and p. 254 (text); Florence, Palazzo Strozzi, Dawn of a Nation: From Guttuso to Fontana and Schifano, March - July 2018, pp. 178-179, no. 3.4, illustrated

Sotheby's New York

Date: 2019-11-14
Lot Number: 34
Low Estimate: $8000000
High Estimate: $12000000