MARIO MERZ (1924-2003)
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MARIO MERZ (1924-2003)

Lumaca (Snail)

MARIO MERZ (1924-2003)
Lumaca (Snail)
signed 'Mario Merz' (lower left)
charcoal, Mastic and snail shell on paper
27 1⁄2 x 39 3⁄8in. (70 x 100cm.)
Executed in 1975
Galleria Lucio Amelio, Naples.
Acquired from the above by the present owner in 1977.
Amstelveen, Cobra Museum for Modern Art, Bestiae Animatae: Bezielde Dieren/Inspirational animals, 2004.
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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. This lot has 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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Please note that the medium for this lot is charcoal, Mastic and snail shell on paper and not as printed in the catalogue.

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