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    Sale 7735

    Impressionist/Modern Evening Sale

    23 June 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 20

    Alberto Magnelli (1888-1971)

    Nature morte au pichet

    Price Realised  

    Alberto Magnelli (1888-1971)
    Nature morte au pichet
    signed and dated 'Magnelli 1914' (lower right)
    oil on canvas
    27¾ x 22 in. (70.5 x 55.9 cm.)
    Painted in 1914


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    Provenance

    Galerie Sapone, Nice.
    S. Ficara, Florence.
    Private collection, Paris.
    Acquired from the above by the present owner in the early 1980s.


    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A GENTLEMAN


    Literature

    A. Maisonnier, Alberto Magnelli, l'oeuvre peint, Paris, 1975, no. 100, p. 67 (illustrated p. 66).


    Exhibited

    Mesola, Castello Estense, La natura morta nell'arte italiana del novecento, August - October 1987 (illustrated p. 28).
    Florence, Sala d'Arme di Palazzo Vecchio, Omaggio a Magnelli, September - November 1988, no. 4 (illustrated p. 22).