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Testa + Luce + Ambiente

Umberto Boccioni-Testa + Luce + Ambiente-1912

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Artwork:
Testa + Luce + Ambiente
Size:
60 x 60 cm
Medium :
Oil on canvas
Creation Year:
1912
Category :
Painting
Provenance :
Bruno Corradini, Rome (acquired by 1914); Margherita Sarfatti, Rome (acquired by 1959); Sarfatti Collection, Italy (by descent from the previous); Fondazione VAF, Lichtenstein (acquired by 1990); Acquired from the previous by the present owner in 1998
Exhibition History :
Florence, Galleria Gonnelli, Esposizione di Pittura Futurista di 'Lacerba', 1913-14, no. 5, illustrated in the catalogue; Rome, Galleria Futurista, Esposizione di pittura futurista, 1914, no. 3; Naples, Galleria Futurista, Prima esposizione di pittura futurista, 1914, no. 6; Milan, Galleria Centrale d'Arte (Palazzo Cova), Grande Esposizione Boccioni. Pittore e Scultore futurista, 1916-17, possibly no. 254, illustrated in the catalogue (titled Testa + finestra + luce) ; Rome, Palazzo Barberini, Il Futurismo, 1959, no. 84 ; Winterthur, Kunstmuseum & Munich, Stadtische Galerie & Lenbachgalerie, Il Futurismo, 1959-60, no. 26 (as dating from 1912-13); Venice, XXXIII Biennale Internazionale d'Arte di Venezia, Retrospettiva di Boccioni, 1966, no. 68; Cortina d'Ampezzo, Galleria d'Arte Moderna Falsetti, Omaggio a Umberto Boccioni, 1971-72, no. XVI, illustrated in the catalogue; illustrated in colour on the cover of the catalogue; Milan, Palazzo Reale, Boccioni e il suo tempo, 1973-74, no. 164, illustrated in the catalogue; Florence, Palazzo Medici-Riccardi, Futurismo a Firenze 1910-1920, 1984, illustrated in the catalogue; Stuttgart, Staatsgalerie (on loan 1990-1998); Madrid, Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofia, Memoria del futuro. Arte italiano desde las primeras vanguardias a la posguerra, 1990-91, no. 501, illustrated in the catalogue; Tokyo, Sezon Museum of Art; Sapporo, Hokkaido Museum of Modern Art; Sendai, The Miyagi Museum of Art & Otsu, The Museum of Modern Art, Futurismo 1909-1944, 1992, no. II-8, illustrated in the catalogue; New York, Paolo Baldacci Gallery, Balla + Boccioni, 1993, illustrated in the catalogue; Paris, Galeries Nationales du Grand Palais, Italia Nova. Une aventure de l'art italien 1900-1950, 2006, no. 8, illustrated in colour in the catalogue

Sotheby’s London

Date:
2018-02-28
Lot Number :
14
Low Estimate :
$7,785,470[+44%]*
High Estimate :
$10,616,600[+5%]*
Hammer Price :
$11,182,766
Sold For :
$12,839,089*