• Post-War and Contemporary Art  auction at Christies

    Sale 11798

    Post-War and Contemporary Art Day Auction

    30 June 2016, London, King Street

  • Lot 186

    ALIGHIERO BOETTI (1940-1994)

    Pio per mari e monti (Pious across seas and mountains)

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    ALIGHIERO BOETTI (1940-1994)
    Pio per mari e monti (Pious across seas and mountains)
    signed 'alighiero e boetti' (on the reverse)
    embroidery on canvas
    6 5/8 x 7 ½in. (16.8 x 18.9cm.)
    Executed in 1988


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    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, Naples.
    Private Collection (acquired from the above in 1999).
    Anon. sale, Christie’s Milan 24 November 2010, lot 184.
    Patrick De Brock Gallery, Knokke.
    Acquired from the above by the present owner.


    Post Lot Text

    This work is registered in the Archivio Alighiero Boetti, Rome, under no. 5723 and it is accompanied by a certificate of authenticity.