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    Sale 7618

    The Italian Sale

    20 October 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 123

    Lucio Fontana (1899-1968)

    Concetto spaziale, Attesa

    Price Realised  

    Lucio Fontana (1899-1968)
    Concetto spaziale, Attesa
    signed, titled and inscribed 'l. Fontana Concetto Spaziale ATTESA mancano un bianco uno [sic] azzurro e uno nero' (on the reverse)
    waterpaint on canvas
    21¾ x 18 1/8in. (55 x 46cm)
    Executed in 1967


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    Provenance

    Studio Marconi, Milan.
    A. Bucci, Milan.
    Private Collection, Barcelona.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE SPANISH COLLECTION


    Literature

    E. Crispolti, Lucio Fontana; Catalogue raisonné des peintures, sculptures et environnements spatiaux, vol. II, Brussels 1974, no. 67 T 45 (illustrated, p. 191).
    E. Crispolti, Fontana; Catalogo generale, vol. II, Milan 1986, no. 67 T 45 (illustrated, p. 661).
    E. Crispolti, Lucio Fontana; Catalogo ragionato di sculture, dipinti, ambientazioni, vol. II, Milan 2006, no. 67 T 45 (illustrated, p. 857).