15 October 2007
THE PROPERTY OF A PRIVATE ITALIAN COLLECTOR
Giorgio de Chirico (1888-1978)
Venezia (Canal Grande e Palazzo Ducale)
signed 'G. de Chirico' (lower right) and indisctincly inscribed (upper right); signed, titled and inscribed 'Questa veduta di Venezia, "Canal Grande e Palazzo Ducale" è opera autentica da me eseguita e firmata. Giorgio de Chirico' (on the reverse)
oil on canvas
19 5/8 x 23 5/8in. (49.7 x 60cm.)
Painted in 1954
F. Garizio, Turin, and thence by descent to the present owner.
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C. Bruni Sakraischik, Catalogo Generale, Giorgio de Chirico, opere dal 1951 al 1971, vol. III, Milan 1973, no. 339 (illustrated, unpaged).
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