4 November 2010
PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE EUROPEAN COLLECTOR
After a design by Gino Severini (1883-1966)
Nature morte à la mandole
with signature 'G Severini' (lower right)
20¼ x 28½ in. (51.4 x 72.4 cm.)
Executed circa 1948
Galería Bonino, Buenos Aires.
Private collection, Buenos Aires (acquired from the above, circa 1950).
Private collection, Buenos Aires (by descent from the above); sale, Christie's, New York, 8 November 1995, lot 125.
Acquired at the above sale by the present owner.
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This mosaic is based on the oil of the same title painted by the artist in 1944 (Fonti, no. 764).
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