Mercurio Che Passa Davanti Al Sole (Mercury Passing In Front Of The Sun)
Artwork: Mercurio Che Passa Davanti Al Sole (Mercury Passing In Front Of The Sun)
Size: 24.5 x 18.3 cm
Medium: Pastel on primed paper
Creation year: 1914
Marks: Signed 'BALLA' lower left
Category: Drawings
Provenance: Galleria Apollinaire, Milan; Guido Le Noci Collection, Milan (acquired in 1951); Studio Casoli, Milan (acquired from the previous in 1978); Karl & Faber Kunstauktionen GmbH, Munich, 2 December 1997, lot 378; Private Collection; Acquired from the previous by the present owner in 2003
Exhibition history: Rome, Villa Medici, Casa Balla e il futurismo a Roma, 1 October - 30 November 1989, p. 188, no. B/14 (illustrated); Zwolle, Museum de Fundatie; Enschede, Rijksmuseum Twenthe, Gevaar & Schoonheid; Turner en de traditie van het sublieme, 5 September 2015 - 3 January 2016, no. 52, p. 63 (illustrated)

Phillips London

Date: 2018-03-09
Lot Number: 107