Arnaldo Pomodoro

Italian, b. 1926

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Arnaldo Pomodoro

Italian, b. 1926

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$43,750
Disco, 1979
Sold on Sep 27, 2019
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Executed in 1979. This work is an artist proof from an edition of four plus four artist's proofs.
36.8 x 29.8 x 29.8 cm
Realized Price
$43,750
Auction Sale
Sep 27, 2019
Christie's
Description
Arnaldo Pomodoro (b. 1926) Disco incised with the artist's signature and inscribed 'Arnaldo Pomodoro, p.a.' (on the base) bronze 14 ½ x 11 ¾ x 11 ¾ in. (36.8 x 29.8 x 29.8 cm.) Executed in 1979. This work is an artist proof from an edition of four plus four artist's proofs.
Disco, 1979
Executed in 1979. This work is an artist proof from an edition of four plus four artist's proofs.
Sep 27, 2019
Christie's
$43,750
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36.8 x 29.8 x 29.8 cm
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Sep 27, 2019
Christie's
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$43,750
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Arnaldo Pomodoro (b. 1926) Disco incised with the artist's signature and inscribed 'Arnaldo Pomodoro, p.a.' (on the base) bronze 14 ½ x 11 ¾ x 11 ¾ in. (36.8 x 29.8 x 29.8 cm.) Executed in 1979. This work is an artist proof from an edition of four plus four artist's proofs.
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€43,750
DISCO, STUDIO SIGNED, NUMBERED 4/9 AND DATED 1995 ON THE BASE, BRONZE. THIS WORK IS REGISTERED IN THE STUDIO ARNALDO POMODORO, MILAN, UNDER N. 700 AND IT IS ACCOMPANIED BY A PHOTO-CERTIFICATE ISSUED BY THE STUDIO OF THE ARTIST.
Sold on Nov 29, 2018
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cm 23x26,5x22
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€43,750
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Nov 29, 2018
Sotheby's
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firmato, numerato 4/9 e datato 1995 sulla base bronzo cm 20x25,5x8; con base cm 23x26,5x22
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DISCO, STUDIO SIGNED, NUMBERED 4/9 AND DATED 1995 ON THE BASE, BRONZE. THIS WORK IS REGISTERED IN THE STUDIO ARNALDO POMODORO, MILAN, UNDER N. 700 AND IT IS ACCOMPANIED BY A PHOTO-CERTIFICATE ISSUED BY THE STUDIO OF THE ARTIST.
Nov 29, 2018
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€43,750
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cm 23x26,5x22
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Nov 29, 2018
Sotheby's
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€43,750
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firmato, numerato 4/9 e datato 1995 sulla base bronzo cm 20x25,5x8; con base cm 23x26,5x22
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€43,750
FOGLIO N. 1/A SIGNED, TITLED, DATED 66 AND NUMBERED 2/2, EDITION OF 2 EXEMPLARS + 1 A.P., BRONZE. THIS WORK IS REGISTERED IN THE FONDAZIONE ARNALDO POMODORO, MILAN, UNDER N. AP 253 AND IT IS ACCOMPANIED BY A CERTIFICATE OF AUTHENTICITY SIGNED BY THE ARTIST WITH THE NUMBER 253.
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cm 42x44,5x78,5
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€43,750
Auction Sale
Nov 29, 2018
Sotheby's
Description
firmato, intitolato, datato 66 e numerato 2/2 , tiratura di 2 esemplari + 1 P.A. bronzo cm 42x44,5x78,5
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FOGLIO N. 1/A SIGNED, TITLED, DATED 66 AND NUMBERED 2/2, EDITION OF 2 EXEMPLARS + 1 A.P., BRONZE. THIS WORK IS REGISTERED IN THE FONDAZIONE ARNALDO POMODORO, MILAN, UNDER N. AP 253 AND IT IS ACCOMPANIED BY A CERTIFICATE OF AUTHENTICITY SIGNED BY THE ARTIST WITH THE NUMBER 253.
Nov 29, 2018
Sotheby's
€43,750
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cm 42x44,5x78,5
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Nov 29, 2018
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€43,750
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firmato, intitolato, datato 66 e numerato 2/2 , tiratura di 2 esemplari + 1 P.A. bronzo cm 42x44,5x78,5
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Quadrato II (Square II), 1981
Sold on Nov 26, 2018
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Video/Film/Animation
Executed in 1981, this work is number two from an edition of three plus one artist's proof
27 x 24 x 9cm
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Auction Sale
Nov 26, 2018
Christie's
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Arnaldo Pomodoro (b. 1926) _Quadrato II (Square II)_ incised with artist's signature and number 'Arnaldo Pomodoro 2/3' (on top of the base) bronze with a gold patina on a metal base 27 x 24 x 9cm. Executed in 1981, this work is number two from an edition of three plus one artist's proof
Quadrato II (Square II), 1981
Executed in 1981, this work is number two from an edition of three plus one artist's proof
Nov 26, 2018
Christie's
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Video/Film/Animation
27 x 24 x 9cm
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Nov 26, 2018
Christie's
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Arnaldo Pomodoro (b. 1926) _Quadrato II (Square II)_ incised with artist's signature and number 'Arnaldo Pomodoro 2/3' (on top of the base) bronze with a gold patina on a metal base 27 x 24 x 9cm. Executed in 1981, this work is number two from an edition of three plus one artist's proof
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IL CREATORE OSCILLANTE BOZZETTO
Sold on Nov 20, 2018
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signed with the artist's signature, dated '89 and numbered 2/9 on the base
35 by 35 cm
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Nov 20, 2018
Sotheby's
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signed with the artist's signature, dated '89 and numbered 2/9 on the base bronze and silver bronze 110 by 35 by 35 cm. 43 3/8 by 13 3/4 by 13 3/4 in. Executed in 1989, this work is number 2 from an edition of 9 plus 1 artist's proof.
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IL CREATORE OSCILLANTE BOZZETTO
signed with the artist's signature, dated '89 and numbered 2/9 on the base
Nov 20, 2018
Sotheby's
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35 by 35 cm
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Nov 20, 2018
Sotheby's
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signed with the artist's signature, dated '89 and numbered 2/9 on the base bronze and silver bronze 110 by 35 by 35 cm. 43 3/8 by 13 3/4 by 13 3/4 in. Executed in 1989, this work is number 2 from an edition of 9 plus 1 artist's proof.
$756,500
Disco III, Maquette, 1966
Sold on Nov 16, 2018
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Executed in 1966. This work is number one from an edition of two plus one artist's proof.
108.9 x 72.3 x 96.5 cm
Realized Price
$756,500
Auction Sale
Nov 16, 2018
Christie's
Description
Arnaldo Pomodoro (b. 1926) _Disco III, Maquette_ incised with the artist's signature, number and date 'Arnaldo Pomodoro 66 1/2' (lower edge of the base) bronze 42 7/8 x 28 ½ x 38 in. (108.9 x 72.3 x 96.5 cm.) Executed in 1966. This work is number one from an edition of two plus one artist's proof.
Disco III, Maquette, 1966
Executed in 1966. This work is number one from an edition of two plus one artist's proof.
Nov 16, 2018
Christie's
$756,500
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108.9 x 72.3 x 96.5 cm
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Nov 16, 2018
Christie's
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$756,500
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Arnaldo Pomodoro (b. 1926) _Disco III, Maquette_ incised with the artist's signature, number and date 'Arnaldo Pomodoro 66 1/2' (lower edge of the base) bronze 42 7/8 x 28 ½ x 38 in. (108.9 x 72.3 x 96.5 cm.) Executed in 1966. This work is number one from an edition of two plus one artist's proof.
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$200,000
SFERA
Sold on Nov 15, 2018
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Executed in 1985, this work is number 4 from an edition of 6, plus 1 artist's proof.
40 by 40 cm
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$200,000
Auction Sale
Nov 15, 2018
Sotheby's
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incised with the artist's signature and number 4/6 on the base bronze and Plexiglas 16 by 15 3/4 by 15 3/4 in. 40.6 by 40 by 40 cm. Executed in 1985, this work is number 4 from an edition of 6, plus 1 artist's proof.
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SFERA
Executed in 1985, this work is number 4 from an edition of 6, plus 1 artist's proof.
Nov 15, 2018
Sotheby's
$200,000
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40 by 40 cm
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Nov 15, 2018
Sotheby's
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$200,000
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incised with the artist's signature and number 4/6 on the base bronze and Plexiglas 16 by 15 3/4 by 15 3/4 in. 40.6 by 40 by 40 cm. Executed in 1985, this work is number 4 from an edition of 6, plus 1 artist's proof.
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Senza Titolo, 1965
Sold on Nov 12, 2018
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12.8 cm
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Nov 12, 2018
Sotheby's
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Senza Titolo, 1965
sculpture
Nov 12, 2018
Sotheby's
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12.8 cm
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Nov 12, 2018
Sotheby's
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£225,000
SFERA
Sold on Oct 6, 2018
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Executed in 1987, this work is number 2 from an edition of 6, plus 1 artist's proof.
19 3/4 in.
Realized Price
£225,000
Auction Sale
Oct 6, 2018
Sotheby's
Description
incised with the artist's signature and numbered 2/6 on the Plexiglas base bronze and Plexiglass diameter: 50.2 cm. 19 3/4 in. Executed in 1987, this work is number 2 from an edition of 6, plus 1 artist's proof.
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SFERA
Executed in 1987, this work is number 2 from an edition of 6, plus 1 artist's proof.
Oct 6, 2018
Sotheby's
£225,000
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19 3/4 in.
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Oct 6, 2018
Sotheby's
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£225,000
Description
incised with the artist's signature and numbered 2/6 on the Plexiglas base bronze and Plexiglass diameter: 50.2 cm. 19 3/4 in. Executed in 1987, this work is number 2 from an edition of 6, plus 1 artist's proof.
$30,000
Scatola & Disco & Sfera (Three Works), 1981/1982
Sold on Sep 27, 2018
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Executed in 1981/1982. This work is number 189 from an edition of 250 bronze examples and fifty silver examples plus eight gold artist's proofs and four silver artist's proofs.
15.2 x 15.2 x 15.2 cm
Realized Price
$30,000
Auction Sale
Sep 27, 2018
Christie's
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ARNALDO POMODORO (B. 1926) _Scatola & Disco & Sfera _(Three Works) i. _Scatola_ incised with the artist's signature and numbered 'A Pomodoro 189/250' (upper right) bronze with gold patina 2 x 4 3/8 x 4 3/8 in. (5.1 x 11.1 x 11.1 cm.) Executed in 1981/1982. This work is number 189 from an edition of 250 bronze examples and fifty silver examples plus eight gold artist's proofs and four silver artist's proofs. This work is registered in Archivio Arnaldo Pomodoro, Milan, no. M/81-82/1. LITERATURE: J. Creiser, "Nouvelle mode: des cadeaux signés par des artistes," _Le Figaro Magazine_, Paris, n. 11909, December 1982, p. 179 (another example illustrated). ii. _Disco_ incised with the artist's signature and numbered 'Arnaldo Pomodoro 09 p.a.' (on the base) bronze with gold patina 5 5/8 x 5 ½ x 4 ¼ in. (14.3 x 14 x 10.8 cm.) Executed in 1989. This work is artist's proof number one aside from an edition of nine plus two artist's proofs. This work is registered in Archivio Arnaldo Pomodoro, Milan, no. AP 612. PROVENANCE: Galerie Semiha Huber AG, Zurich Acquired from the above by the present owner, 1990 LITERATURE: L. Torretta, "Per l’Unicef un miliardo very very vip," _Il Sole 24 Ore_, Milan, 19 November 1989 (another example illustrated). F. Gualdoni, ed., _Arnaldo Pomodoro: Catalogo ragionato della scultura_, Tomo II, Milan, 2007, p. 689, no. 855 (another example illustrated). EXHIBITED: Novara, Palazzo del Broletto, Galleria Sorrenti, _Arnaldo Pomodoro_, May-June 1989 (another example exhibited). iii. _Sfera_ incised with the artist's signature and numbered 'A Pomodoro 106/150' (upper edge) bronze with gold patina 6 x 6 x 6 in. (15.2 x 15.2 x 15.2 cm.) Executed in 1983. This work is number 106 from an edition of 150 plus four in Roman numerals plus one artist's proof. This work is registered in Archivio Arnaldo Pomodoro, Milan, no. M/83/2. LITERATURE: "Arnaldo Pomodoro est un ciseleur de cosmos," _Le Figaro Magazine_, Paris, no. 11886, 20 November 1982, p. 167 (another example illustrated). "Arnaldo Pomodoro est un ciseleur de cosmos" _Le Figaro Magazine_, Paris, no. 11897, 11 December 1982, p. 135 (another example illustrated). F. Maubert, "Arnaldo Pomodoro, bâtisseur du rêve," _L'Œil_, Paris, nos. 330-331, January-February 1983, p. 107, no. 6 (another example illustrated). E. Bollettin, "Repetita iuvant. Tributi artistici col piacere di citare," _Il Mattino_, Padua, 20 March 2014, p. 47 (another example illustrated). EXHIBITED: Lugano, Imago Art Gallery, _Arnaldo Pomodoro: Sculptures from 1963 to 2011_, April-July 2012 (another example exhibited). Milan, Studio Marconi '65, _Multipli d'artista_, November 2012-January 2013 (another example exhibited). Padua, Galleria La Rinascente, _Repetita Iuvant: Il multiplo d’autore del Novecento_, March-April 2014, p. 6 (another example exhibited and illustrated). __ (3)
Scatola & Disco & Sfera (Three Works), 1981/1982
Executed in 1981/1982. This work is number 189 from an edition of 250 bronze examples and fifty silver examples plus eight gold artist's proofs and four silver artist's proofs.
Sep 27, 2018
Christie's
$30,000
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15.2 x 15.2 x 15.2 cm
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Sep 27, 2018
Christie's
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$30,000
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ARNALDO POMODORO (B. 1926) _Scatola & Disco & Sfera _(Three Works) i. _Scatola_ incised with the artist's signature and numbered 'A Pomodoro 189/250' (upper right) bronze with gold patina 2 x 4 3/8 x 4 3/8 in. (5.1 x 11.1 x 11.1 cm.) Executed in 1981/1982. This work is number 189 from an edition of 250 bronze examples and fifty silver examples plus eight gold artist's proofs and four silver artist's proofs. This work is registered in Archivio Arnaldo Pomodoro, Milan, no. M/81-82/1. LITERATURE: J. Creiser, "Nouvelle mode: des cadeaux signés par des artistes," _Le Figaro Magazine_, Paris, n. 11909, December 1982, p. 179 (another example illustrated). ii. _Disco_ incised with the artist's signature and numbered 'Arnaldo Pomodoro 09 p.a.' (on the base) bronze with gold patina 5 5/8 x 5 ½ x 4 ¼ in. (14.3 x 14 x 10.8 cm.) Executed in 1989. This work is artist's proof number one aside from an edition of nine plus two artist's proofs. This work is registered in Archivio Arnaldo Pomodoro, Milan, no. AP 612. PROVENANCE: Galerie Semiha Huber AG, Zurich Acquired from the above by the present owner, 1990 LITERATURE: L. Torretta, "Per l’Unicef un miliardo very very vip," _Il Sole 24 Ore_, Milan, 19 November 1989 (another example illustrated). F. Gualdoni, ed., _Arnaldo Pomodoro: Catalogo ragionato della scultura_, Tomo II, Milan, 2007, p. 689, no. 855 (another example illustrated). EXHIBITED: Novara, Palazzo del Broletto, Galleria Sorrenti, _Arnaldo Pomodoro_, May-June 1989 (another example exhibited). iii. _Sfera_ incised with the artist's signature and numbered 'A Pomodoro 106/150' (upper edge) bronze with gold patina 6 x 6 x 6 in. (15.2 x 15.2 x 15.2 cm.) Executed in 1983. This work is number 106 from an edition of 150 plus four in Roman numerals plus one artist's proof. This work is registered in Archivio Arnaldo Pomodoro, Milan, no. M/83/2. LITERATURE: "Arnaldo Pomodoro est un ciseleur de cosmos," _Le Figaro Magazine_, Paris, no. 11886, 20 November 1982, p. 167 (another example illustrated). "Arnaldo Pomodoro est un ciseleur de cosmos" _Le Figaro Magazine_, Paris, no. 11897, 11 December 1982, p. 135 (another example illustrated). F. Maubert, "Arnaldo Pomodoro, bâtisseur du rêve," _L'Œil_, Paris, nos. 330-331, January-February 1983, p. 107, no. 6 (another example illustrated). E. Bollettin, "Repetita iuvant. Tributi artistici col piacere di citare," _Il Mattino_, Padua, 20 March 2014, p. 47 (another example illustrated). EXHIBITED: Lugano, Imago Art Gallery, _Arnaldo Pomodoro: Sculptures from 1963 to 2011_, April-July 2012 (another example exhibited). Milan, Studio Marconi '65, _Multipli d'artista_, November 2012-January 2013 (another example exhibited). Padua, Galleria La Rinascente, _Repetita Iuvant: Il multiplo d’autore del Novecento_, March-April 2014, p. 6 (another example exhibited and illustrated). __ (3)
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