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Medusa

Lucio Fontana-Medusa-1936

Sell Through Rate: 100%

Artwork:
Medusa
Size:
59 x 64 x 35 cm
Medium :
Ceramic
Creation Year:
1936
Category :
Sculpture
Provenance :
Galleria Pegaso, Milan; Acquired from the previous by the present owner circa 1998-99
Exhibition History :
Rome, Palazzo delle Esposizioni, Ill Quadriennale d’Arte Nationale, February - July 1939, p. 141, no. 4, illustrated; Ferrara, Palazzo dei Diamanti, Fontana, September 1994 - January 1995, p. 61, no. 13, illustrated in colour

Leeds, Henry Moore Institute; Rovereto, MART, Museo di arte moderna e contemporanea, Scultura lingua morta - Dead Language Sculpture - Sculpture from Fascist Italy - Scultura nell’Italia fascista, May - December 2003, p. 39, no. 19, illustrated in colour

Sotheby’s London

Date:
2016-10-07
Lot Number :
7
Low Estimate :
$385,370[+40%]*
High Estimate :
$513,830[+5%]*
Hammer Price :
$539,519
Sold For :
$653,846*