9 November 2006
Giorgio de Chirico (1888-1978)
Venezia (chiesa della salute)
signed 'G. de Chirico' (lower right)
oil on canvas
27¾ x 39½ in. (70.5 x 100.3 cm.)
Painted in 1952
Galleria Barcaccia, Rome.
Acquired from the above by the family of the present owner, circa 1955.
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C. Bruni Sakraischik, Catalogo Generale Giorgio de Chirico, Opere dal 1951 al 1971, Milan, 1975-1987, vol. II, no. 147 (illustrated; listed with incorrect dimensions).
The Fondazione Giorgio ed Isa de Chirico has confirmed the authenticity of this work.
Please note the literature citation in the cataloguing is incorrect; this work is not included in the Catalogo generale.
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