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Giuseppe Penone (B. 1947)

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Giuseppe Penone (B. 1947)

Unghia e Pietra (Nail and Stone)

Details
Giuseppe Penone (B. 1947) Unghia e Pietra (Nail and Stone) sandstone from Alsace and glass 14¼ x 100 x 41in. (36 x 254 x 104cm.) Executed in 1988
Provenance
Galerie Liliane & Michel Durand-Dessert, Paris.
Acquired from the above by the present owner in 1989.
Literature
F. Guichon, Centre Internationale de Recherche sur le Verre, Marseilles 1987 (illustrated, p. 93).
Penone. L'Espace de la main, exh. cat., Strasbourg, Ancienne Douane, 1991-1992 (illustrated, p. 36).
G. Celant, Giuseppe Penone, Milan 1989 (illustrated, p. 189).
Giuseppe Penone, exh. cat., Turin, Castello di Rivoli, Museo d'Arte Contemporanea, 1992 (illustrated, p. 131).
M. Merle and C. Destrez (eds.), La main l'art et la science, Paris 1992 (illustrated, p. 78).
Italiana: From arte povera to transavanguardia, exh. cat.,
Yokohama, NICAF, 1994 (illustrated, p. 211).
Exhibited
Strasbourg, Museé de L'oeuvre Notre-Dame, Saturne en Europe, 1988 (illustrated, p. 143).
Bristol, Arnolfini, Giuseppe Penone, Recent Sculpture, 1986.
Halifax, Dean Clough, The Henry Moore Sculpture Trust, 1989.
Paris, Musée du Luxembourg, CIRVA: Le Verre, Maniéres de Faire, 1993.
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