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Lot 814 / Portfolios and BooksNovember 27, 2019 18:45

Fontana Lucio, Book. Portrait d'Antonin Artaud di Otto Hahn

Lot 814

Fontana Lucio, 1899-1968 (I)

Book. Portrait d'Antonin Artaud di Otto Hahn, 1968

With oval, perforated and coloured Rhodoid plate by Lucio Fontana.

Rhodoid plate: H 180 mm W 140 mm.
118/150. Signed with the monogram lower right: L.S.

CHF2'000 / 3'000
EUR1'900 / 2'800
USD2'000 / 3'000

Hammer Price: CHF 2'400

Paris, Le Soleil Noir, 1968.
Book paperback. Rhodoid plate loose enclosed. Both in cardboard slipcase.

Literature: Harry Ruhé, Camillo Rigo. Lucio Fontana: graphics, multiples and more...
Amsterdam, Tuja Books, 2006.
Page 161. No. M-13. Color illustration of a different copy.

Annotation: The transparent pink-coloured Rhodoid plate is the title illustration to the deluxe edition of the book.

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