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    Sale 7603

    Post-War & Contemporary Art Day Sale (Morning)

    1 July 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 132

    Arnaldo Pomodoro (b. 1926)

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    Arnaldo Pomodoro (b. 1926)
    Studio
    bronze with brown patina
    22 x 12 x 4in. (55.9 x 30.5 x 10.2cm.)
    Executed in 1961, this work is unique


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    This work is registered in the Archivio Arnaldo Pomodoro, Milan, under no. 174aI.

    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.
    VAT rate of 5% is payable on hammer price and at 15% on the buyer's premium


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM A DISTINGUISHED EUROPEAN COLLECTION


    Literature

    F. Gualdoni, Arnaldo Pomodoro Catalogo ragionato della scultura, vol. II, Milan 2007, no. 276 (incorrectly illustrated, p. 472).


    Exhibited

    Geneva, Musée de l'Athénée, Arnaldo et Gió Pomodoro, November-December 1962 (illustrated, unpaged).