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LUCIO FONTANA (1899-1968)
LUCIO FONTANA (1899-1968)
LUCIO FONTANA (1899-1968)
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LUCIO FONTANA (1899-1968)

Concetto spaziale, Attese

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LUCIO FONTANA (1899-1968)
Concetto spaziale, Attese
signed, titled and inscribed 'ATTESE l. Fontana "Concetto Spaziale" Questo quadro è stato esposto in Svizzera' (on the reverse)
waterpaint on canvas
28 ¾ x 36 ¼in. (73 x 92cm.)
Executed in 1964-1965
Provenance
Studio Bellini, Milan.
Acquired from the above by the present owner in 1973.
Literature
E. Crispolti, Fontana: catalogo generale, vol. II, Milan 1986, no. 64-65 T 46 (illustrated, p. 554).
E. Crispolti, Lucio Fontana: Catalogo ragionato di sculture, dipinti, ambientazioni, vol II, Milan 2006, no. 64-65 T 46 (illustrated with incorrect orientation, p. 738).
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