Share on FacebookShare on Google+Tweet about this on TwitterPin on PinterestShare on LinkedInShare on TumblrEmail this to someone
back to Auction Results

Testa Di Medusa (Head Of Medusa)

Lucio Fontana-Testa Di Medusa (Head Of Medusa)-1948

This blurred image is only for you to be able to identify the artwork. If you want to discover artworks from Lucio Fontana, go to this page.

Sell Through Rate: 100%

Artwork:
Testa Di Medusa (Head Of Medusa)
Size:
27.5 x 36.5 x 32 cm
Medium :
Glazed ceramic
Creation Year:
1948
Marks
Signed 'l. fontana' (on the base); incised with the artist's initials and date '48/l.f.' (on the underside)
Category :
Sculpture
Provenance :
G. Tirroni Collection, Genoa; D. Pantergnani Collection, Padua; Amadeo Porro Arte, Milan; Acquired from the previous by the present owner in 2003
Exhibition History :
Milan, Amedeo Porro arte moderna e contemporanea, Carriera 'barocca' di Fontana, 2004-2005 (illustrated in colour, p. 385). Mantova, Palazzo Ducale,Segni di Fontana scultore, 2007, no. 51 (illustrated in colour, p. 175). This exhibition later travelled to Rome, Galleria Nazionale d'arte moderna.

Christie’s London

Date:
2017-10-06
Lot Number :
126
Low Estimate :
$339,556[+20%]*
High Estimate :
$475,378[-14%]*
Hammer Price :
$407,467
Sold For :
$500,845*