17 October 2006
Lucio Fontana (1899-1968)
each: incised with the artist's signature 'l.fontana' (on the reverse) and numbered '197/500' (on the underside)
polished bronze in two parts
each: 10 5/8 x 8 5/8 x 8 5/8in. (27 x 22 x 22cm.)
Executed in 1967, this work is number one hundred and ninety-seven from an edition of five hundred (2)
Galerie Benador, Geneva.
Acquired from the above by the family of the present owner.
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Lucio Fontana, Spatial Conception, exh. cat., Tokyo, Tama Art University Museum, 1990, no. 67 (another from the edition illustrated in colour, p. 71).
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