FONTANA EGG

Lucio Fontana
Concetto Spaziale, la Fine di Dio
1963
£10,324,500
Sotheby’s London
Feb. 27, 2008

VIDAL SASSOON  PRIVATE COLLECTION

FONTANA’S EGG

The record-setting Fontana, a golden, glittery, egg-shaped Concetto Spaziale from 1963, was bought by Philippe Segalot, according to auction reports, spurring speculation that it might be destined for François Pinault’s new museum at Punta della Dogana in Venice.

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