22 October 2002
THE PROPERTY OF A PRIVATE COLLECTOR
Arnaldo Pomodoro (b. 1926)
signed, numbered and dated 'Arnaldo Pomodoro '66 - 02 p.a.' (on the base)
41 3/8in. (105cm.) diameter
Executed in 1966, this work is the artist's proof in a numbered edition of two plus one artist's proof. This work is designed to rotate around its central vertical pivot.
Marlborough Galleria d'Arte, Rome.
Acquired from the above by the present owner in 1977.
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Exh. cat., London, Marlborough Fine Art, Arnaldo Pomodoro, July 1968 (another cast illustrated in a photograph depicting the artist in his studio).
The present work is recorded in the artist's archive under no. 270.
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