Contrastes No. 3
Artwork: Contrastes No. 3
Size: 97 x 130.5 cm
Medium: Oil on canvas
Creation year: 1955
Marks: Signed Magnelli and dated 55 (lower left); signed MAGNELLI, titled 'CONTRASTES 'N°3', situated Grasse and dated 1955 (on the reverse)
Category: Paintings
Artwork details : Painted in Grasse in 1955
Provenance: Galerie Bargera, Cologne; Frankfurter Westend Galerie, Frankfurt; David Nahmad, New York; Acquired from the previous by the present owner
Exhibition history: Copenhagen, Statens Museum for Kunst, Moderne Italiensk Maleri, 1958, no. 99b; Rome, Galleria Nazionale d'Arte Moderna, Pittura Italiana Contemporanea, 1958 (probably); Oslo, Holst Halvorsens Kunsthandel, Magnelli, Malerier, Collages, 1966, no. 6; Marseilles, Musee Cantini (& then travelling exhibition in Rennes, Nantes, Grenoble, Lille and Dijon), Alberto Magnelli, oeuvres de 1914 a 1968, 1970-72, illustrated in the catalogue p. 28

Sotheby's Paris

Date: 2019-10-17
Lot Number: 190