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

Tocchi e Rintocchi (Touches and Strokes)

Alighiero Boetti (1940-1994)
Tocchi e Rintocchi (Touches and Strokes)
signed, inscribed and dated '1982 Kabul Afghanistan Alighiero Boetti' (on the overlap)
embroidery on fabric
8 7/8 x 9 ¼in. (22.5 x 23.6cm.)
Executed in 1979-82
Galerie Eric Franck, Geneva.
Acquired from the above by the present owner in 1989.
Sydney, Museum of Contemporary Art, MCA Collection: Selected Works, 1995.
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Post Lot Text
This work is registered in the Archivio Alighiero Boetti, Rome under no. 8226 and it is accompanied by a certificate of authenticity.

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