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    Sale 2046

    Impressionist and Modern Art Day Sale

    6 November 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 107

    Gino Severini (1883-1966)

    Natura morta con ruderi, frutta, piccioni e compasso

    Price Realised  

    Gino Severini (1883-1966)
    Natura morta con ruderi, frutta, piccioni e compasso
    signed 'G. Severini' (lower left)
    gouache on paper
    10 5/8 x 7 5/8 in. (27 x 19.4 cm.)
    Painted in 1929


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    Provenance

    Anon. sale, Sotheby and Co., London, 25 November 1959, lot 115.
    Alex and Rita K. Hillman, New York (acquired at the above sale).
    Gift from the above to the present owner, October 1968.


    Pre-Lot Text

    Property from the Alex Hillman Family Foundation*


    Literature

    D. Fonti, Gino Severini, Catalogo ragionato, Milan, 1988, p. 406, no. 473 (illustrated).
    E. Braun, et al., Manet to Matisse, The Hillman Family Foundation, Seattle and London, 1994, p. 168, no. 64 (illustrated in color, p. 169).


    Exhibited

    Roslyn, Nassau County Museum of Fine Arts, Modern Masters: Paintings and Drawings from the Alex Hillman Family Foundation, December 1977-February 1978, no. 37 (illustrated).
    The Brooklyn Museum, Exhibition of Works from the Alex Hillman Family Foundation, February 1986-January 1987.
    The Brooklyn Museum, Modern Masters: French Art from the Alex Hillman Family Foundation Collection, June-August 1988.
    Phoenix, University of Arizona Museum of Art, Paintings and Drawings from the Alex Hillman Family Foundation, December 1991-May 1992.


    Post Lot Text

    *This lot may be exempt from sales tax as set forth in the Sales Tax Notice in the back of the catalogue.