15 October 2010
Alighiero Boetti (1940-1994)
Dalla Sfera al Cubo
signed 'Alighiero e Boetti' (on the overlap)
embroidery on canvas laid down on panel
6 7/8 x 7 1/8in. (17.5 x 18cm.)
Executed in 1988
Galerie Kaess-Weiss, Stuttgart.
Timothy Taylor Gallery, London.
Ben Brown Fine Arts, London.
Anon. sale, Artcurial Paris, 9 June 2006, lot 529.
Acquired from the above sale by the present owner.
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This work is registered in the Archivio Alighiero Boetti, Rome, under no. 4155.
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