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    Sale 12244

    The Italian Sale

    6 October 2016, London, King Street

  • Lot 159

    Alighiero Boetti (1940-1994)

    Svelare e rivelare (To Unveil To Reveal)

    Price Realised  


    Alighiero Boetti (1940-1994)
    Svelare e rivelare (To Unveil To Reveal)
    signed 'alighiero e boetti' (on the reverse)
    embroidery on canvas
    9 1/8 x 9 3/8in. (23 x 24cm.)
    Executed circa 1992

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    ‘I am interested in primary matters, such as the alphabet, the map, the newspaper, among other things owing to the spring which thus tautens between order and disorder’

    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.


    Galleria Mazzoli, Modena.
    Private Collection, Europe.

    Post Lot Text

    This work is registered in the Archivio Alighiero Boetti, Rome under no. 7895, and it is accompanied by a certificate of authenticity.