16 September 2009,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 2,000
Estimate GBP 1,500 - GBP 2,500
Lucio Fontana (1899-1968)
Concetto Spaziale (Ruhé & Rigo E38)
etching with aquatint in colours, 1968, on watermarked Fabriano paper, signed in pencil, numbered 45/80 (there were also 15 artist's proofs), published by Galleria Marlborough, Rome, with deckle edges to all four margins, some pinpoint foxing, mainly visible on the reverse, a small water stain to top right sheet corner, otherwise in good condition
P. 300 x 374 mm., S. 480 x 640 mm.
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