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    Sale 11798

    Post-War and Contemporary Art Day Auction

    30 June 2016, London, King Street

  • Lot 192

    GIUSEPPE UNCINI (1929-2008)

    Muri d’Ombra n. 66 (Walls of Shadow n. 66)

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    GIUSEPPE UNCINI (1929-2008)
    Muri d’Ombra n. 66 (Walls of Shadow n. 66)
    signed, titled and dated 'Uncini 1986 "MURI D'OMBRA"' (on the reverse)
    cement on two attached panels
    66 7/8 x 61 ¾ x 3 ½in. (170 x 156.7 x 9cm.)
    Executed in 1986

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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.


    Private collection, Perugia
    Acquired from the above by the present owner in the 1990s.


    G.M. Accame, Uncini, Novara 1996 (illustrated, p. 41).
    B. Corà, Uncini Catalogo ragionato, Milan 2008, no. 86-009 (illustrated in colour, unpaged).


    Rome, Galleria Mara Coccia, Giuseppe Uncini. Opere 1986, 1987.
    Genoa, Studio Ghiglione, Geometrie, 1987 (illustrated in colour, p. 31).
    Rome, Galleria Dei Banchi Nuovi, Giuseppe Uncini, 1987 (illustrated, p. 44).
    Pontecchio Marconi, Fondazione Guglielmo Marconi - Galleria La Loggia, Premio Internazionale di PIttura Scultura e Arte Elettronica Guglielmo Marconi, 1988 (illustrated in colour, p. 38).
    Marsala, Galleria Civica d’Arte Contemporanea Francesco Pizzi, Giuseppe Uncini. Le origine, 1990 (illustrated in colour, p. 91).
    Padula, Certosa di San Lorenzo e Centro Storico, Trittico, Mastroianni, Uncini Perez, 1999 (illustrated in colour, p. 70).
    Mannheim, Städtische Kunsthalle Mannheim, Uncini, 2001-2002 (illustrated in colour, p. 161).