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Sacco

Alberto Burri-Sacco-1953

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Sell Through Rate: 100%

Artwork:
Sacco
Size:
86 x 100 cm
Medium :
Burlap, canvas and oil on canvas
Creation Year:
1953
Marks
Signed, inscribed and dated 'burri roma 53' (on the reverse)
Category :
Painting
Provenance :
Acquired directly from the artist; E. Tersigni Collection, Rome; Private Collection, Rome; Acquired from the previous by the present owner
Exhibition History :
Rome, Palazzo delle Esposizioni,X Quadriennale Nazionale d'Arte - Situazione dell'arte non figurativa, 1972-1973, p. 217 (listed with incorrect dimensions, unpaged); Milan, Pinacoteca di Brera, Burri, 1984, no. 28 (illustrated in colour with wrong orientation, p. 50); Moscow, Museum of the New Tetrjakova - Central House of the Artist, Tendencies in Italian Art, Rome 1947-89, 1989. This exhibition later travelled to Leningrad, Central Hall of the Exhibitions; Prato, Museo Pecci, Burri e Fontana, 1996, no. 15 (illustrated in colour, p. 111); Budapest, Szepmuvesti Muzeum, Painting in Italy 1950-1960, 1997, p. 84, no. 8 (illustrated in colour, p. 46). This exhibition later travelled to Prague, Istituto Italiano di Cultura and Krakow, National Museum; Florence, Tornabuoni Arte,Burri. Viaggio al termine della materia, 2005, p. 188, no. 20 (illustrated in colour, p. 79)

Christie’s London

Date:
2017-10-06
Lot Number :
112
Hammer Price :
$8,828,456
Sold For :
$10,249,498*