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    Sale 12147

    Impressionist & Modern Art Day Sale

    17 November 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 1287

    Giorgio de Chirico (1888-1978)

    Combattimento di gladiatori

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Giorgio de Chirico (1888-1978)
    Combattimento di gladiatori
    signed 'G. de Chirico' (lower right)
    oil on canvas
    18 ¼ x 15 ¼ in. (46.5 x 38.5 cm.)
    Painted in 1929


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    The Fondazione de Chirico has confirmed the authenticity of this work. It is recorded in the archives under the number 025/04/16.

    Provenance

    Galerie Zak, Paris.
    Mr. and Mrs. Maurice J. Speiser, Philadelphia (by 1934); sale, Parke-Bernet Galleries, Inc., New York, 26 January 1944, lot 18.
    Acquired at the above sale by the family of the late owner.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM THE ESTATE OF DANIEL W. DIETRICH II


    Exhibited

    Philadelphia Museum of Art, Contemporary Painting from the Collection of Mr. and Mrs. Maurice J. Speiser, January-February 1934, no. 10 (titled Warriors).