Folla + Paesaggio (Crowd + Landscape)
Artwork: Folla + Paesaggio (Crowd + Landscape)
Size: 152.5 x 66.7 cm
Medium: Collage of painted papers and tissue paper mounted on canvas, laid down on board
Creation year: 1915
Marks: Signed Balla, inscribed 'Futurista' and dated '1915' (lower center)
Category: Paintings
Provenance: Filippo Tommaso Marinetti, Rome (a gift of the artist in 1915); Benedetta Cappa Marinetti, Rome (by descent from the above 1944-1958); Mr. & Mrs. Larry Lewis Winston, Birmingham (acquired in 1962); Lydia Winston Malbin, New York (acquired by descent from the above and sold: Sotheby's, New York, May 16, 1990, lot 32); Acquired at the above sale by A. Alfred Taubman
Exhibition history: Washington, D.C., National Gallery of Art, Aspects of Twentieth-Century Art: European Painting and Sculpture, 1978, no. 56, illustrated in the catalogue; Philadelphia, Philadelphia Museum of Art, Futurismus and the International Avant Garde, 1980-81, no. 13, illustrated in the catalogue; New Haven, Yale University Art Gallery, F.T. Marinetti and Futurism, 1983, no. 7, illustrated in the catalogue

Sotheby's London

Date: 2017-06-22
Lot Number: 336
Low Estimate: $643906
High Estimate: $901469
Hammer Price: Not Sold

Sotheby's New York

Date: 2015-11-04
Lot Number: 40
Low Estimate: $2500000
High Estimate: $3500000
Hammer Price: Not Sold