• Contemporary and Modern Art auction at Christies

    Sale 2517

    Contemporary and Modern Art

    24 November 2009, Milan, Palazzo Clerici

  • Lot 156

    Fausto Melotti (1901-1989)

    Contrappunto XI

    Price Realised  

    Fausto Melotti (1901-1989)
    Contrappunto XI
    firmato Melotti (sulla base)
    ottone
    cm 50x50x15
    Realizzata nel 1974 in 4 esemplari


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    Provenance

    Marta Melotti, Milano
    ivi acquisito dall'attuale proprietario alla fine degli anni Ottanta


    Literature

    G. Celant, Melotti. Catalogo generale, Tomo II, Sculture 1973-1986 e bassorilievi, Milano 1994, p. 405, n. 1974 50 (altro esemplare illustrato)


    Exhibited

    Lugano, Studio d'Arte Contemporanea Dabbeni, Fausto Melotti, 17 ottobre-15 dicembre 1984, cat. (altro esemplare illustrato)
    Osaka, Kodoma Gallery, Melotti, 14 maggio-16 giugno 1990, cat. (altro esemplare illustrato)