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    Description

    Arnaldo Pomodoro (Italian, b. 1926)
    Giroscopio, I, 1986-87
    Bronze and iron
    152 inches (386.1 cm)
    Ed. 2/2
    Signed and dated: Arnaldo Pomodoro 1986/87

    Property of a Distinguished Gentleman

    PROVENANCE:
    Sotheby's, private sale, 2008;
    Private collection, Montreal, purchased from the above.

    NOTE:
    This work is registered in the Pomodoro Archive, Milan, and is included in the online Pomodoro catalogue raisonné under no. 807. The sculpture is being offered in situ in Granby, Quebec, Canada. An appointment must be made for viewing. The buyer will be responsible for making deinstallation and shipping arrangements from this location. A detailed condition report is available upon request.


    More information about Arnaldo Pomodoro, also known as Pomodoro, Arnaldo, Arnaldo Pomodoro.

    Estimate: $400,000 - $600,000.

    Condition Report*: Condition report available upon request.
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    Auction Info

    Bidding Begins Approx.
    October
    27th Wednesday
    Auction Dates
    November
    17th Wednesday
    Proxy Bidding Begins Approx.
    35 Days
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: N/A
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
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