28 juin 2016

Lucio Fontana (1899-1968), Concetto spaziale, Attese, 1968

Lot 35. Lucio Fontana (1899-1968), Concetto spaziale, Attese, signed, titled and inscribed Ho un ‘plurimo’ nel ‘buco’ on the reverse, waterpaint on canvas, 55 by 46 cm. 21 5/8 by 18 1/8 in. Executed in 1968. Estimate 1,300,000 — 1,800,000 GBP (1,646,450 - 2,279,700 EUR). Lot sold 1,685,000 GBP. Photo: Sotheby's. Provenance: Pisano, Milan Silvana Buffolano, Santa Maria Capua Vetere Private Collection, Italy  Galleria Mazzoleni, Turin ... [Lire la suite]

28 juin 2016

Lucio Fontana (1899-1968), Concetto spaziale, Attese, 1967

Lot 39. Lucio Fontana (1899-1968), Concetto spaziale, Attese; signed, titled and inscribed '‘l. Fontana “Concetto Spaziale” ATTESE, Ho fatto una discussione col pittore Bacci c'erano anche Piero e Nova che...' (on the reverse), waterpaint on canvas, 28¾ x 23¾in. (73.2 x 60.5cm.). Executed in 1967. Estimate £600,000 – £800,000 ($804,600 - $1,072,800). Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2016 Provenance: Galerie Pierre, Stockholm. Galerie Michel Couturier, Paris. Anon. sale, Christie’s London,... [Lire la suite]
17 mars 2016

Cardi Gallery at TEFAF Maastricht 2016

Lucio Fontana (Rosario 1899-1968 Varese), Concetto Spaziale, Attese, 1968. Waterpaint on canvas, 61 x 50 cm. Signed twice, titled and inscribed on the reverse ‘I. Fontana “Concetto Spaziale” ATTESE il quadro è autentico I. fontana Comabbio 5-4-68’. Cardi Gallery © TEFAF Maastricht, 2016 ‘Man today is too bewildered by the vastness of his world, he is too overwhelmed by the triumph of Science, he is too dismayed by the new inventions which follow one after the other, to be able to find himself in... [Lire la suite]
11 mars 2016

Robilant + Voena, London-Milan-St. Moritz at TEFAF Maastricht 2016 (1)

Lucio Fontana (Rosario 1899-1968 Varese), Concetto spaziale, Attese. Water-based paint on canvas, 73.5 x 60.5 cm. Signed, titled and inscribed on the reverse 'L. Fontana / “Concetto spaziale”/ ATTESE / Il lago era morbido e / tranquillo', 1968. Robilant + Voena © TEFAF Maastricht, 2016 Provenance: Milan, Nuova Brerarte, No. 93, 12 March 1990, pp. 118, 119, n. 173, ill.; Milan, A. Quarti; Milan, Bolognesi Literature: E. Crispolti, Fontana. Catalogo generale, vol II., Milan, 1986, p.... [Lire la suite]
19 janvier 2016

Phillips presents highlights from February 20th Century & Contemporary Art Auctions

LONDON.- Phillips presents highlights from the 9 and 10 February 20th Century & Contemporary Art Auctions. Offering over 220 lots the auction is estimated to achieve £33.7 to 48.8 million ($49 – 70.7 million / €44.6 - 64.4 million). The 20th Century and Contemporary Art Evening Sale includes five principal sections: School of London, Italian Post-War Art, Continental Post-War Art, 20th Century Art and Contemporary Art. The auction will offer outstanding quality works by Piero Manzoni, Pierre Soulages, Alexej Jawlensky,... [Lire la suite]
10 octobre 2015

Christie's to offer a rich selection of works of art across all Italian art movements

LONDON.- Christie’s season of Post-War & Contemporary Art auctions will be highlighted by the 15th edition of The Italian Sale, which will take place on 16 October in King Street following the Post-War & Contemporary Art Evening Auction. Subsequent to the record breaking successes of the Italian Sale last year, which realised £27.5 million, this year’s edition will continue to represent a rich array of works across all artistic movements within Italian Art, with key works by Modern and Post-War artists such as... [Lire la suite]
10 juillet 2015

Tornabuoni Art to open new gallery in London with exhibition of more than 40 works by Lucio Fontana

Lucio Fontana, Concetto spaziale, 1956. olio, tecnica mista e lustrini su tela, cm. 80x70 in basso a destra: l. Fontana 56. LONDON.- Tornabuoni Art announced the opening of its sixth gallery, with a new space in London’s Mayfair in October 2015. In keeping with the gallery’s programme focused on Post-War and Novecento Italian art, the opening exhibition will celebrate the work of Lucio Fontana, founder of the Spatialist Movement. Featuring more than 40 iconic works by the artist, this will be the first solo show of... [Lire la suite]
22 juin 2015

Four Lucio Fontana at Christie's Post War and Contemporary Art Evening Auction, 30 June 2015

 Lot 21. Lucio Fontana (1899-1968), Concetto spaziale, Attese; signed, titled and inscribed ‘l. Fontana “Concetto Spaziale” ATTESE Nel 1906 quando arrivai a Milano c’erani i tram a cavalli’ (on the reverse); waterpaint on canvas; 36 ¾ x 28 7/8in. (93.2 x 73.5cm). Executed in 1967. Estimate: £8,000,000 – 12,000,000 ($12,672,000 - $19,008,000). Price realised GBP 3,274,500. Photo: Christie's Image Ltd 2015. Provenance: E. Muggia Collection, Milan.Anon. sale, Sotheby’s London,... [Lire la suite]