Create your first list.

A way to share and manage lots.

  • Provenance

    Galeria Fortes Vilaça, São Paulo

  • Exhibited

    San Sebastián, Koldo Mitxelena Kulturunea, Archivo Pons Artxiboa, October 17, 2002 - November 1, 2003

  • Literature

    Archivo Pons Artxiboa, exh. cat., Koldo Mitxelena Kulturunea, San Sebastián, 2002, p. 189 (illustrated)

  • Artist Biography

    Ernesto Neto

    Brazilian • 1964

    Brazilian artist Ernesto Neto creates monumental installations and objects of diverse biomorphic shapes and forms that often occupy entire rooms. The works are primarily concerned with corporeality and visual seduction. Viewers are encouraged to participate with the works, and Neto engages the viewer's tactile and olfactory senses through different textures and scents, employing a myriad of synthetic non-traditional materials including nylon and polyamide fabrics, newspaper, nets and aromatic and boldly colored spices. Neto works around the space of the body, where the physical immersion into his works is like a continuation of his own body and mind.

    View More Works

A Singular Vision: Works from an Important Private Collection

34

Nacimiento da Razao

1994
silver painted hand sculpture, marble egg and cloth with gold thread
overall dimensions 7 1/8 x 26 3/8 x 16 1/2 in. (18.1 x 67 x 41.9 cm)

Estimate
$8,000 - 12,000 

Sold for $10,000

Contact Specialist
Kaeli Deane
Head of Sale
New York
+1 212 940 1352

Latin America

New York Auction 18 November 2015 6pm