• The Italian Sale  auction at Christies

    Sale 7757

    The Italian Sale

    16 October 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 55

    Giorgio de Chirico (1888-1978)

    Cavallo bianco in riva al mare

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Giorgio de Chirico (1888-1978)
    Cavallo bianco in riva al mare
    signed 'g. de Chirico' (lower right)
    oil on canvas
    9 5/8 x 13 5/8in. (24.5 x 34.8cm.)
    Painted in the early 1940s


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    This work is sold with a photo-certificate from the Fondazione Giorgio e Isa de Chirico, no. 0030/06/09 OT.

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    No VAT will be charged on the hammer price, but VAT at 15% will be added to the buyer's premium which is invoiced on a VAT inclusive basis.


    Provenance

    Galleria del Cavallino, Venice (no. 280).
    Galleria Rotta, Genoa.


    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A GENTLEMAN