6 February 2003
Lucio Fontana (1899-1968)
Concetto spaziale, Attesa
signed, titled and inscribed 'l. fontana, concetto spaziale 'ATTESA', 1+1-TU7 oggi è una giornata molto grigia' (on the reverse)
waterpaint on canvas
31¾ x 32in. (80.5 x 81.3cm.)
Executed in 1960
Marlborough Galleria d'Arte, Rome (300/57).
Dick Arents, Brussels (1002/2).
Galerie Müller, Stuttgart.
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E. Crispolti, Lucio Fontana catalogue raisonné, vol. I, Brussels 1974, no. 60T39 (illustrated).
E. Crispolti, Fontana catalogo generale, vol. I, Milan 1986, no. 60T39 (illustrated, p. 319).
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