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    Sale 12245

    Post-War & Contemporary Art Day Auction

    7 October 2016, London, King Street

  • Lot 332

    ALIGHIERO BOETTI (1940-1994)

    Mettere i verbi all'infinito (Put the verbs in the infinitive)

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    ALIGHIERO BOETTI (1940-1994)
    Mettere i verbi all'infinito (Put the verbs in the infinitive)
    signed 'alighiero e boetti' (on the overlap)
    embroidery on canvas
    8 ¼ x 9.2/8in. (21 x 23.7cm.)
    Executed in 1988


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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

    Private Collection (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. 2874 and it is accompanied by a certificate of authenticity.