25 septembre 2015

Fontana £15-20 million masterpiece 'La Fine di Dio (The End of God)' to lead London's Frieze Week sales

Lucio Fontana, Concetto Spaziale, La Fine di Dio (1963), oil on canvas, 177.6 by 123cm, est. £15 -20m / $23-30.8m. Photo: Sotheby's. LONDON.- Sotheby’s Frieze week sales in London will be led by one of the greatest works of post-war Italian art ever to appear at auction: Lucio Fontana’s Concetto Spaziale, La Fine di Dio (The End of God), 1963. Never previously offered at auction and last exhibited over 30 years ago, Fontana’s masterpiece is estimated at a £15-20m (the current record for the artist stands at... [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]