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    Sale 2508

    Post War and Contemporary Art

    26 May 2008, Milan, Palazzo Clerici

  • Lot 65

    Francesco Somaini (1926-2005)

    Proposta per un monumento I

    Price Realised  


    Francesco Somaini (1926-2005)
    Proposta per un monumento I
    firmata a punzone Somaini (in basso)
    scultura in ferro scavato con lucidi
    cm 81,5x16x16
    Eseguita nel 1957-58
    Bozzetto per la scultura monumentale esposta alla XXIX Biennale Internazionale d'Arte, Venezia, 14 giugno - 19 ottobre 1958

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    Galleria Notizie, Torino


    Spoleto, Palazzo Collicola, VI Premio Spoleto. VI Mostra Nazionale di Arti Figurative, settembre 1958, cat., n. 124
    Torino, Galleria Notizie, Disegni e sculture, dicembre 1958