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    Sale 11798

    Post-War and Contemporary Art Day Auction

    30 June 2016, London, King Street

  • Lot 236

    ARNALDO POMODORO (B. 1926)

    Vuoto pieno C (Empty full C)

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    ARNALDO POMODORO (B. 1926)
    Vuoto pieno C (Empty full C)
    incised with the artist's signature, numbered and dated 'Arnaldo Pomodoro '68 _02 p.a.' (lower right); signed, titled and dated '"VUOTO-PIENO" '68 Arnaldo Pomodoro' (on the reverse)
    painted, chromed and gold brass laid on panel
    36 ½ x 28 ½ x 1 ¾in. (92.8 x 72.4 x 4.3cm.)
    Executed in 1968, this work is the artist's proof from an edition of two plus one artist's proof


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    Provenance

    Acquired directly from the artist.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF DR. HERBERT KAYDEN AND DR. GABRIELLE REEM


    Literature

    F. Gualdoni (ed.), Arnaldo Pomodoro: Catalogo ragionato della scultura, Tomo II, Milan 2007, no. 494 (another from the edition illustrated, p. 554).