Death of Pompey (Rome)

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Artwork: Death of Pompey (Rome)
Size: 145.3 x 176.5 cm
Medium: Oil and graphite on canvas
Creation year: 1962
Marks: Signed, titled, inscribed and dated 'Cy Twombly Rome 1962 The Death of POMPEY' (lower centre)
Category: Paintings
Provenance: Galleria La Tartaruga, Rome; Private Collection, Brussels; Galleria Gian Enzo Sperone, Turin; Acquired from the above by the present owner circa 1970
Exhibition history: Brussels, Palais des Beaux-Arts, Cy Twombly, 1965, no. 26.

Date: 2015-02-11
Lot Number: 35