Direction Entouree
Artwork: Direction Entouree
Size: 115 x 147 cm
Medium: Oil on canvas
Creation year: 1949
Marks: Signed and dated ‘magnelli 49’ (lower right); signed, dated and inscribed 'magnelli 'direction entouree' paris 1949' (on the reverse)
Category: Paintings
Artwork details : Painted in Paris in 1949
Provenance: Private collection, London, by 1975; Anonymous sale, Finarte, Lugano, 10 October 1992, lot 226; Acquired at the previous sale by the present owner
Exhibition history: Brussels, Palais des Beaux Arts,Alberto Magnelli, November 1954, no. 8; Rome,VII Quadriennale Nazionale d'Arte, 1955-1956, no. 3; Zurich, Kunsthaus,Alberto Magnelli, May - June 1963, no. 109; Florence, Palazzo Strozzi,AlbertoMagnelli, June - July 1963, no. 103; Arras, Cercle Noroit,Magnelli, peintures, gouaches, temperas, May - June 1966, no. 9; Paris, Musee National d'Art Moderne,Magnelli, February - April 1968, no. 90, p. 35; Strasbourg, Musee de l'Ancienne Douane,Alberto Magnelli, February - April 1969; Rome, Galleria il Collezionista di Arte Contemporanea,Mostra de Alberto Magnelli, Opere dal 1914 al 1967, March - April 1970, no. 14, p. 78; Cologne, Galerie Bargera,Alberto Magnelli, 1888-1971, September – October 1973, no. 36, n.p.

Christie's London

Date: 2017-06-28
Lot Number: 395