16 October 2006
Mattia Moreni (1920-1999)
signed and dated 'Moreni 1960' (lower right); signed, dated, titled and inscribed 'Moreni Albero 1960 Moulin Rouge' (on the reverse)
oil on canvas
61 7/8 x 43¼ in. (157 x 110 cm.)
Painted in 1960
Siegfried Adler, Cologne, by whom acquired directly from the artist.
Acquired from the above by the present owner in 1961.
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