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

Nero Plastica L.A.

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ALBERTO BURRI (1915-1995)
Nero Plastica L.A.
plastic, synthetic polymer paint and vinavil on fabric
52 3/8 x 78in. (133 x 198.1cm.)
Executed in 1963
Provenance
Mazzoleni-Schiavina Collection, Turin.
Private Collection, Europe.
Anon. sale, Sotheby’s New York, 16 November 2017, lot 48.
Acquired at the above sale by the present owner.
Literature
Le Comité de Séléction International, ‘La mutation de la peinture contemporaine de 1945 à aujourd’hui’, in Olympiade des Arts, Seoul 1988, no. 5 (illustrated in colour, p. 705)
Fondazione Palazzo Albizzini (ed.), Burri: Contributi al Catalogo Sistematico, Città di Castello, 1990, pp. 176 and 491, no. 739 and 63.19 (illustrated in colour, p. 177).
B. Corà (ed.), Burri: General Catalogue, Painting 1958-1978, Volume II, Città di Castello 2015, p. 158, no. 985 (illustrated in colour).
B. Corà (ed.), Burri: General Catalogue Chronological Repertory, 1945-1994, Volume VI, Città di Castello 2015, no. i.6319 (illustrated in colour, p. 149).
B. Corà (ed.), BURRI: Plastiche, Florence 2018 (illustrated in colour, p. 94; installation view illustrated in colour, pp. 100-101).
Exhibited
New York, DiLaurenti Gallery, Burri, 18 Paintings, 1953-1986, 1986, p. 13, no. 8 (illustrated, p. 29).
Turin, Mazzoleni Galleria d'Arte, Alberto Burri: Tra materia e forma, Opere scelte 1948 - 1993, 2003, p. 48, no. 19 (illustrated, p. 49).
New York, Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, Alberto Burri: The Trauma of Painting, 2015-2016, no. 60 (illustrated in colour, p. 226). This exhibition later travelled to Dusseldorf, Kunstsammlung Nordrhein-Westfalen.
London, Luxembourg & Co., Lost in Italy, 2021, p. 36 (illustrated in colour, p. 37; installation view illustrated in colour, p. 45).
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