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ALBERTO BURRI (1915-1995)
ALBERTO BURRI (1915-1995)
ALBERTO BURRI (1915-1995)
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ALBERTO BURRI (1915-1995)

Ferro (Iron)

Details
ALBERTO BURRI (1915-1995)
Ferro (Iron)
signed and dedicated 'BURRI' (on the reverse)
welded iron on wood
13 1⁄8 x 13 3⁄4in. (33.3 x 35cm.)
Executed in 1959
Provenance
Private Collection, Rome (acquired directly from the artist in 1960), and thence by descent to the present owner.
Literature
C. Brandi, Burri, Rome 1963, no. 75 (illustrated, p. 169).
Fondazione Palazzo Albizzini (ed.), Burri, Contributi al catalogo sistematico, Città di Castello 1990, pp. 440 and 488, no. 59.44 (illustrated, p. 441).
C. Cyvoct, 'Burri Né' in L'oeil, no. 645, April 2012 (illustrated in colour, p. 100).
Fondazione Palazzo Albizzini (ed.), Alberto Burri, General Catalogue, Painting 1958-1978, vol. II, Città di Castello 2015, p. 393, no. i.5944 (illustrated in colour, p. 80 and illustrated in colour, vol. VI, p. 133).
Exhibited
London, Estorick Collection of Modern Italian Art, Alberto Burri: Form and Matter, 2012, p. 70 (illustrated in colour; incorrectly dated '1960').
Special Notice

Artist's Resale Right ("Droit de Suite"). Artist's Resale Right Regulations 2006 apply to this lot, the buyer agrees to pay us an amount equal to the resale royalty provided for in those Regulations, and we undertake to the buyer to pay such amount to the artist's collection agent.
These lots have been imported from outside of the UK for sale and placed under the Temporary Admission regime. Import VAT is payable at 5% on the hammer price. VAT at 20% will be added to the buyer’s premium but will not be shown separately on our invoice.

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