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    Sale 11960

    First Open | London

    14 April 2016, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 148

    Michelangelo Pistoletto (B. 1933)

    Scimmia in Gabbia (Monkey in a Cage)

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Michelangelo Pistoletto (B. 1933)
    Scimmia in Gabbia (Monkey in a Cage)
    signed and numbered 'Pistoletto 57/200' (on the reverse)
    screenprint on polished steel
    39 3/8 x 27 ½in. (100 x 69.7cm.)
    Executed in 1962-1973, this work is number fifty-seven from an edition of two hundred


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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

    Private Collection, Milan.


    Exhibited

    Milan, Galleria dell’Ariete, Michelangelo Pistoletto, 1973 (another from the edition exhibited, illustrated, unpaged).
    Bologna, Galleria Studio G7, Pistoletto Multiplo, 1973 (another from the edition exhibited).
    Hannover, Kestner-Gesellschft, Michelangelo Pistoletto, 1973 (another from the edition exhibited).
    Darmstadt, Mathildenhöhe, Michelangelo Pistoletto, 1974 (another from the edition exhibited, illustrated, unpaged).
    Milan, Studio Guastalla, Rifettiamoci, 2013 (another from the edition exhibited, illustrated, p. 21).
    Lugano, De Primi Fine Art, Michelangelo Pistoletto The Mirror of Enigmas, 2013 (another from the edition exhibited, illustrated, p. 42).
    Turin, Galleria Biasutti & Biasutti, Opere di Michelangelo Pistoletto. Quadri Specchianti, 2014 (another from the edition exhibited, illustrated, pp. 30 and 54).