23 June 2016
Gino Severini (1883-1966)
Natura morta con la chitarra
signed 'G. Severini' (lower right); signed and inscribed 'G. Severini Nature-morte a la guitarre' (on the reverse)
oil on canvas
18 1/8 x 24 1/8 in. (46 x 61.5 cm.)
Painted circa 1956
Naples, Galleria La Barcaccia.
Milan, Galleria d'Arte Medea.
Anonymous sale, Finarte, Lugano, 10 October 1992, lot 84.
Acquired at the above sale by the present owner.
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D. Fonti, Gino Severini, Catalogo ragionato, Milan, 1988, no. 947, p. 560 (illustrated)
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