• First Open | Post-War and Cont auction at Christies

    Sale 12724

    First Open | Post-War and Contemporary Art | London

    29 September 2016, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 122

    Alighiero Boetti (1940-1994)

    Femmina Maschio (Female Male)

    Price Realised  

    Alighiero Boetti (1940-1994)
    Femmina Maschio (Female Male)
    signed, titled and dated 'FEMMINA MASCHIO alighiero boetti diciannove ottanta' (centre)
    paper frottage
    9 ½ x 14 5/8in. (24 x 37cm.)
    Executed in 1980


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    Special Notice

    Artist's Resale Right ("Droit de Suite"). Artist's Resale Right Regulations 2006 apply to this lot, the buyer agrees to pay us an amount equal to the resale royalty provided for in those Regulations, and we undertake to the buyer to pay such amount to the artist's collection agent.


    Provenance

    Acquired directly from the artist.
    Thence by descent to the present owner.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE ROMAN COLLECTION


    Post Lot Text

    This work is registered in the Archivio Alighiero Boetti, Rome, under no. 2885 and it is accompanied by a certificate of authenticity.