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    Sale 5396

    Post War & Contemporary Art

    11 December 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 477

    Alighiero Boetti (1940-1994)

    Tra L'incudine e il Martello

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Alighiero Boetti (1940-1994)
    Tra L'incudine e il Martello
    signed, indistinctly inscribed and dated 'Alighiero Boetti, 1980' (on the overlap)
    embroidery
    8 7/8 x 8 7/8in. (22.5 x 22.5cm.)
    Executed in 1980


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    This work is accompanied by a letter of authenticity from the Archivio Alighiero Boetti, Rome, numbered 566.

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    Provenance

    Galerie 1900/2000, Rome.
    Anon. sale, Christie's London, 27 November 1995, lot 254.
    Acquired at the above sale by the present owner.