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Anon. sale, Finarte Milan, 13 June 1990, lot 589.
Private Collection, Italy.
Acquired from the above by the present owner.
Please note that the correct medium for this work is photo emulsion and dispersion on canvas, and not as stated in the catalogue.
...with regard to both the tragic aspect of suffering and instants of extreme ecstasy and affirmation of life, art needs to have a sense of sacred solemnity.