• Contemporary and Modern Art auction at Christies

    Sale 2517

    Contemporary and Modern Art

    24 November 2009, Milan, Palazzo Clerici

  • Lot 127

    Michele Cascella (1892-1989)

    Piazza di Portofino

    Price Realised  


    Michele Cascella (1892-1989)
    Piazza di Portofino
    firma, data e titolo Michele Cascella 1957 Portofino (in basso a sinistra); titolo Place de Portofino (sul retro)
    olio su tela
    cm 89x146
    Eseguito nel 1957
    Opera registrata presso l'Archivio Michele Cascella, a cura della Galleria Torcular, Milano, n come da autentica su fotografia

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    Galleria L'Archimede, Roma


    G. Pillement, Michele Cascella, Milano, 1958, tav. III
    G. Bonini, Catalogo ragionato generale dei dipinti di Michele Cascella, Milano 1988, p. 228, n. 57/12 (illustrato)
    V. Sgarbi, La gioia di vivere, Milano 2008, p. 75, n. 48 (illustrato)