28 June 2000
Lucio Fontana (1898-1968)
Concetto spaziale, attesa
signed, titled and inscribed 'l. Fontana/'Concetto Spaziale' ATTESA Che silenzio di morte, pensando all'amico Quasimodo' (on the reverse)
waterpaint on canvas
363/8 x 287/8in. (92.5 x 73.3cm.)
Executed in 1968
Marlborough Galleria d'Arte, Rome (R 1761).
Tokyo Gallery, Tokyo.
Galerie Michel Couturier, Paris (186/67).
Acquired from the above by the present owner in ? (check)
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E. Crispolti, Fontana, catalogo generale, vol. 2, Milan 1986, no. 68 T 134 (illustrated p. 700).
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