Pittura
Artwork: Pittura
Size: 90 x 90 cm
Medium: Oil, pumice stone, vinavil on canvas
Creation year: 1951
Marks: Signed and dated BURRI 51 (on the back)
Category: Paintings
Provenance: Collezione Lewin, New York; Collezione Sergio Leone, Roma; Ivi acquisito per discendenza dagli attuali proprietari
Exhibition history: New York, The Museum of Modern Art, The New Decade: 22 European Painters and Sculptors, 1955; poi Minneapolis, The Minneapolis Institute of Art, 1955; poi Los Angeles, Los Angeles County Museum, 1955 -1956; poi San Francisco, San Francisco Museum of Art, 1956, cat. p. 83 (illustrato); Houston, Contemporary Art Museum, The Romantic Agony. From Goya to De Kooning, 1959, cat., p. 17 (illustrato); Milano, Palazzo Reale, Arte italiana del XX secolo da collezioni americane, 1960, cat. p. 142 (illustrato); p. 194, n. 47

Christie's Milan

Date: 2018-04-11
Lot Number: 44