1 July 2015
Giuseppe Capogrossi (1900-1972)
signed 'Capogrossi' (lower right); signed, titled and dated 'Capogrossi 1958 "SUP. 109"' (on the reverse)
oil on paper on canvas
40 x 27¾in. (101.5 x 70.5cm.)
Executed in 1951-1958
Galleria d'Arte del Cavallino, Venice.
Tokyo Gallery, Tokyo.
Anon. sale, Shinwa Tokyo, 23 March 2013, lot 115.
Acquired at the above sale by the present owner.
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C.G. Argan, Capogrossi, Rome 1967, no. 272 (illustrated, p. 169).
Paris, Galerie Rive Droite, Capogrossi, 1954.
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