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    Sale 12147

    Impressionist & Modern Art Day Sale

    17 November 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 1291

    Giorgio de Chirico (1888-1978)

    Cavaliere frigio con due cavalli

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Giorgio de Chirico (1888-1978)
    Cavaliere frigio con due cavalli
    signed 'g de Chirico' (lower right)
    oil on canvas
    17 ¾ x 21 ¾ in. (45.2 x 55.3 cm.)
    Painted in 1939


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    The Fondazione de Chirico has confirmed the authenticity of this work, which is recorded in their archives.

    Provenance

    Galleria del Milione, Milan.
    Acquired by the family of the present owner, by 1965.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY OF A DISTINGUISHED PRIVATE COLLECTOR


    Exhibited

    Rome, Studio d'Arte Palma, Mostra di pittori italiani del seicento, December-February 1945.