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    Sale 7737

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

    24 June 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 280

    Giorgio de Chirico (1888-1978)

    Cavallo bruno

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Giorgio de Chirico (1888-1978)
    Cavallo bruno
    signed 'g.de Chirico' (upper right)
    oil on board
    6¾ x 11 5/8 in. (17.3 x 29.8 cm.)


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    Provenance

    Palazzo Venezia, by whom acquired directly from the artist in December 1951.
    Joseph McG. Bottkol.
    Matthew Bottkol, by descent from the above in 1994.
    Childs Gallery, Boston (no. 18247).
    Alejandro Furlong Gallery, Buenos Aires, by whom acquired from the above on 25 February 1994.


    Exhibited

    San Francisco, The M.H. De Young Memorial Museum, Giorgio de Chirico: Recent Paintings, April - May 1951, no. 54.
    Massachusetts, Mount Holyoke College, 1960.