6 November 2013
Giorgio de Chirico (1888-1978)
Il gioco dei balocchi
signed and dated 'g. de Chirico 1971' (lower left)
oil on canvas
19 5/8 x 15 5/8 in. (50 x 39.7 cm.)
Painted in 1971
Fondazione de Chirico, Rome.
Acquired from the above by the present owner, circa 1995.
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New York Cultural Center and Art Gallery of Ontario, De Chirico by de Chirico, January-July 1972.
Museo Nazionale di Reggio Calabria, Omaggio a Giorgio de Chirico, December 1972-January 1973, no. 33 (illustrated).
The Fondazione de Chirico has confirmed the authenticity of this work. It is recorded in the archives under the number 056/07/13.
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