Wednesday, September 5, 2012
Mimmo Rotella | Petit Monument a Rotella
Petit Monument a Rotella
Milan, Italy: Galleria Schwarz, 1961
28,5 x 11 x 11 cm
Cylinder tin presented on black lacquered wooden base with engraved and painted brass plate.
Edition of 100.
Arturo Schwarz, the publisher, purchased the cans directly from the Shell Oil company's Milan office. The corporation is named after a seashell, the Rotella Gigantea, which also shares the last name of the artist.
Estimated value in December of 2006: 1,000 EUR - 1,500 EUR
Estimated value in June of 2007: 5,000 EUR - 6,000 EUR
Estimated value in December of 2007: 1,800 EUR to 2,200 EUR
Estimated value in December of 2009: 3,000 EUR - 4,000 EUR
All prices from artvalue.com.