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    Sale 12244

    The Italian Sale

    6 October 2016, London, King Street

  • Lot 137

    Piero Manzoni (1933-1963)

    Achrome

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Piero Manzoni (1933-1963)
    Achrome
    13 ¾ x 10 1/8in. (35.2 x 27.5cm.)
    sewn fabric
    Executed in 1960-1961


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    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.


    Provenance

    V. Manzoni collection, Milan.
    Christian Stein Gallery, Turin.
    Galerie Thomas, Munich.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM A DISTINGUISHED PRIVATE COLLECTION


    Literature

    G. Celant (ed.), Piero Manzoni: Catalogo Generale, Milan 1975, no. 20flc (illustrated, p. 209).
    F. Battino and L. Palazzoli (eds.), Piero Manzoni: Catalogue Raisonné, Milan 1991, no. 605 BM (illustrated, p. 341).
    G. Celant (ed.), Piero Manzoni: Catalogo Generale, Vol. II, Milan 2004, no. 868 (illustrated, p. 520).