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Il Guerriero (The Warrior)

Lucio Fontana-Il Guerriero (The Warrior)-1949

Sell Through Rate: 100%

Artwork:
Il Guerriero (The Warrior)
Size:
118 cm
Medium :
Gold paint on glazed ceramic
Creation Year:
1949
Marks
Incised with the artist's signature and date 'l. fontana 49' (on the reverse of the base)
Category :
Sculpture
Provenance :
Capitini Collection, Milan; Vantellini Collection, Milan; Galleria Zarathustra, Milan; Private Collection, Lentate sul Seveso; Anon. sale, Christie's Milan, 24 May 2004, lot 320; Galerie Karsten Greve AG, St. Moritz; Acquired from the previous by the present owner
Exhibition History :
Paris, Musee d'Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris,Lucio Fontana. Retrospective, 2014, p. 296 (illustrated in colour, pp. 105 and 130)

Christie’s London

Date:
2017-10-06
Lot Number :
113
Low Estimate :
$1,358,220[-5%]*
High Estimate :
$2,037,340[-37%]*
Hammer Price :
$1,290,313
Sold For :
$1,560,260*

Christie's Milan

Date:
2004-05-24
Lot Number :
320
Low Estimate :
$119,800[+155%]*
High Estimate :
$179,700[+70%]*
Hammer Price :
$305,500
Sold For :
$368,880*