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Alighiero Boetti (1940-1994)
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Alighiero Boetti (1940-1994)

Le parole che uccidono

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Alighiero Boetti (1940-1994)
Le parole che uccidono
penna biro rossa su carta applicata su tela
cm 70x101
Eseguito nel 1975 c.
Opera registrata presso l'Archivio Alighiero Boetti, Roma, n. 384, come da autentica su fotografia in data 25 marzo 2004
Provenance
Galerie Guy Bartschi, Ginevra
Paula Cooper Gallery, New York
Andrea Rosen Gallery, New York
ivi acquisito dall'attuale proprietario nel 2005
Literature
J. C. Amman, Alighiero Boetti, Catalogo generale, Milano 2012, vol. II, p. 187, n. 699 (illustrato)
Exhibited
Ginevra, Galerie Guy Bartschi, Alighiero Boetti, 2001, cat., pp. 26-27
New York, Andrea Rosen Gallery, Looking at Words. The Formal Use of Text in Modern and Contemporary Works on Paper, 2005-2006
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Post lot text
'THE WORDS WHICH KILL'; RED BALLPOINT PEN ON PAPER LAID DOWN ON CANVAS

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