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    Sale 12245

    Post-War & Contemporary Art Day Auction

    7 October 2016, London, King Street

  • Lot 241

    TURI SIMETI (B. 1929)

    Ovale Bianco (White Oval)

    Price Realised  


    TURI SIMETI (B. 1929)
    Ovale Bianco (White Oval)
    signed and dated twice ‘Simeti 1970’ (on the stretcher and on the reverse)
    acrylic on shaped canvas
    39 3/8 x 31 ½in. (100 x 80cm.)
    Executed in 1970

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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.


    Private Collection (acquired in the 1970s).
    Acquired from the above by the present owner.

    Post Lot Text

    This work is registered in the Archivio Turi Simeti edited by Galleria Dep Art, Milano, under number 1970-B1002, and will be included in the forthcoming catalogue raisonné edited by Antonio Addamiano e Federico Sardella.