Lot 290: LUCIO FONTANA | Concetto Spaziale (Ruhé/Rigo E-47)
28 October 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Description: Etching and aquatint with embossing and punched holes, 1968, signed in pencil, dated, numbered 190/210, on Fabriano paper, published by International Graphics Society, New York, framed
The print is in good condition, the full sheet printed to the edges. Sheet is buckled due to process. Pressure marks and abrasions along the periphery of the image. A tiny nick in the right sheet edge. An undulation to the sheet due to the process. The verso discolored around the punctures. A few tiny specks of foxing and stains.
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Dimensions: sheet: 478 by 640 mm 17 7/8 by 25 in