Forager For Plankton
Artwork: Forager For Plankton
Size: 128 x 104 cm
Medium: Bandages and mixed media on canvas
Creation year: 1959
Marks: Signed, titled and dated '1959' on the reverse
Category: Paintings
Provenance: Leo Castelli Gallery, New York; Galleria Notizie, Turin; Private Collection, Turin (acquired from the previous in 1972); Thence by descent to the present owners
Exhibition history: Los Angeles, Dwan Gallery, Salvatore Scarpitta, 1961; Milan, Galleria dell’Ariete, Salvatore Scarpitta 1958-1963, 1964, no. 5<p>Turin, Galleria Notizie; and Brescia, Studio C, Salvatore Scarpitta, 1972, n.p., no. 4, illustrated<p>Radda, Castello di Volpaia, Salvatore Scarpitta, 1992, n.p., no. 6, illustrated<p>Bagheria, Civica Galleria Renato Guttuso, Scarpitta, 1999, p. 90, no. 49, illustrated in colour, p. 144, no. 49 (text)

Sotheby's London

Date: 2016-10-07
Lot Number: 8