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    Sale 12245

    Post-War & Contemporary Art Day Auction

    7 October 2016, London, King Street

  • Lot 378

    PIERO GILARDI (B. 1942)

    Untitled

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    PIERO GILARDI (B. 1942)
    Untitled
    signed, inscribed and dated ‘restaurato nel 1981 Gilardi ‘68’ (on the reverse)
    paint on polyurethane
    27 ½ x 38 5/8 x 7 1/8in. (70.5 x 98 x 18cm.)
    Executed in 1968-1981


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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

    Galleria Sperone, Turin.
    Marcello and Stefania Levi Collection, Turin (acquired from the above).


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM THE LEVI COLLECTION, TURIN


    Exhibited

    London, Tate Modern, Zero to Infinity: Arte Povera 1962-1972, 2001-2003 (illustrated, p. 231). This exhibition later travelled to Minneapolis, Walker Art Center; Los Angeles, Museum of Contemporary Art and Washington, Hirschhorn Museum and Sculpture garden.