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    Sale 5440

    Post-War & Contemporary Editions

    11 September 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 28


    N.R., Ars Viva Edition, Milan, 1973

    Price Realised  


    N.R., Ars Viva Edition, Milan, 1973
    the complete portfolio comprising ten prints in various media and one bronze multiple by César, 1973, eight on paper, the remaining two on copper and perspex, with title, introduction by Attilio Codognato and justification, each print signed, the bronze multiple with stamped signature, copy number 560, from then edition of 600, the full sheets, in good condition, each print loose in card sleeves, in a leather suitcase as published, with the title tag(portfolio)
    S. 580 x 530 mm. (overall)

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    Post Lot Text

    The contributing artists were Henri Deschamps, Niki de St Phalle, Mimmo Rotella, Jacques Mahé de La Villeglé, Raymond Hains, Arman, Francois Dufrêne, César, Pierre Restany and Daniel Spoerri.