8 November 2005
(2) Lucio Fontana (Italian, 1899-1968)
each: incised with the artist's signature 'l.fontana' (on the reverse) and numbered '306/500' (on the reverse)
polished bronze in two parts
each: 27 cm. high
Executed in 1967 in an edition of 500. (2)
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Exh. cat. Tokyo, Tama Art University Museum, Lucio Fontana, Spatial Conception, 1990, p. 71, no. 67 (another cast ill.).
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