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Lucio Fontana (Argentine/Italian, 1899-1968) Concetto Spaziale

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Auction: American & European Works of Art - 3072BLocation: BostonDate / Time: January 26, 2018 10:00AM


Lucio Fontana (Argentine/Italian, 1899-1968)

Concetto Spaziale, 1968, edition of 210, published by International Graphics Society, New York (Ruhe and Rigo, E-47). Signed and dated "LFontana 68" in pencil within the image l.r., numbered "137/210" in pencil within the image l.l. Etching and aquatint with embossing and punched holes on paper, sight size 18 1/2 x 25 in. (46.9 x 63.4 cm),framed.
Condition: Possible minor surface inconsistencies, not examined out of frame.
Estimate $3,000-5,000

Minor frame abrasions around very edges on the recto. Minor dust and subtle cockling to sheet. Scattered foxing on the verso, especially at left and right margins. Fox marks or similar around holes/openings visible on the verso. Glazed with glass. No additional issues to report.

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