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    Sale 7737

    Impressionist/Modern Day Sale (immediately following Impressionist/Modern Works on Paper)

    24 June 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 271

    Carlo Carrà (1881-1966)

    Natura morta

    Price Realised  

    Carlo Carrà (1881-1966)
    Natura morta
    signed and dated 'C.CARRÀ 944' (lower left)
    oil on canvas laid down on board
    11 7/8 x 16 3/8 in. (29.6 x 41.4 cm.)
    Painted in 1944


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    This work is sold with a photo-certificate from Professor Massimo Carrà, and is recorded in the artist's archives under number 26/44.

    Special Notice

    VAT rate of 5% is payable on hammer price and at 15% on the buyer's premium


    Provenance

    Galleria Annunciata, Milan, by 1988.
    Acquired from the above by the present owner.


    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A GENTLEMAN


    Exhibited

    Tokyo, Seiji Togo Memorial Yasuda Kasai Museum of Art, Italian Still Life Painting, April - May 2001, no. 43 (illustrated p. 79); this exhibition later travelled to Niigata City, Art Museum, Hokkaido, Hakodate Museum of Art, Toyama, Shimin Plaza Art Gallery, Ashikaga, Museum of Art and Yamagata, Museum of Art.
    Ravensburg, Schloß Achberg, Natura morta italiana: Italienische Stilleben aus vier Jahrhunderten, April - October 2003.