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    Sale 7618

    The Italian Sale

    20 October 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 148

    Enzo Cucchi (b. 1950)


    Price Realised  


    Enzo Cucchi (b. 1950)
    oil and iron sheet on canvas
    141 7/8 x 182in. (360.2 x 462.3cm.)
    Executed in 1986

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    Sperone Westwater, New York.


    E. Vedrenne, "Le Souffle de l'Univers", in Decoration, April 1986 (illustrated, p. 110).


    New York, Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, Enzo Cucchi, May-July 1986 (illustrated in colour, p. 200).
    Munich, Städtische Galerie im Lenbachhaus München, Enzo Cucchi Testa, July-September 1987 (illustrated in colour, p. 200). This exhibition later travelled to Edinburgh, The Fruitmarket Gallery, October-November 1987 and Nice, Musée de la Ville de Nice, December 1987-January 1988.