• Contemporary and Modern Art auction at Christies

    Sale 2517

    Contemporary and Modern Art

    24 November 2009, Milan, Palazzo Clerici

  • Lot 19

    Renato Guttuso (1912-1987)

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    Renato Guttuso (1912-1987)
    Contadini al lavoro
    firmato e datato Guttuso '50 (in basso a destra)
    olio e tempera su carta intelata
    cm 50x73
    Eseguito nel 1950
    L'opera è lo studio preparatorio per Campagna Siciliana, 1951

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    Artist's Resale Right ("Droit de Suite"). Artist's Resale Right Regulations 2006 apply to this lot, the buyer agrees to pay us an amount equal to the resale royalty provided for in those Regulations, and we undertake to the buyer to pay such amount to the artist's collection agent.
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    Collezione Rocco Catalano, Roma


    E. Crispolti, Catalogo ragionato generale dei dipinti di Renato Guttuso, Milano 1983, vol. I, p. 228. n. 50/66 (illustrato)