Artwork: Achrome
Size: 130 x 80 cm
Medium: Stitched fabric on stretcher
Creation year: 1959
Category: Paintings
Provenance: Estate of the artist; Manzoni Family Collection Milan (by descent); Sotheby's London 25 March 1998 Lot 24; Acquired from the previous by the present owner
Exhibition history: Milan Galleria Azimuth Piero Manzoni 1960; Rome Galleria Nazionale d'Arte Moderna Piero Manzoni 1971 n.p. no. 39 illustrated; Paris Musee d'Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris; Herning Herning Kunstmuseum; Madrid Fundacion La Caixa Piero Manzoni March - December 1991 p. 126 no. 56 illustrated; Rivoli Castello di Rivoli Museo d'Arte Contemporanea Piero Manzoni 1992 p. 220 no. 56 illustrated; Milan Palazzo Reale Piero Manzoni - Milano et Mitologia 1997 p. 70 no. 37 illustrated; Sao Paulo Fundacao Bienal de Sao Paulo XXIV Bienal de Sao Paulo: Nucleo Historico: Antropofagia e Historias de Canibalismos October - December 1998; Texas Jack S. Blanton Museum of Art Dynamic Oppositions: Venezuelan Abstract-Constructive Art from the Patricia Phelps de Cisneros Collection January 1999 - December 2001; Prague National Gallery Veletrzni Palac; Buenos Aires Centro Cultural Recoleta; Sao Paulo Museu de Arte Brasileira; Rio de Janeiro Paco Imperial California University of California Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive Beyond Preconceptions: The Sixties Experiment November 2000 - January 2002

Sotheby's London

Date: 2016-06-29
Lot Number: 116