Motivo Con La Parola Buon Appetito (Motive With The Word Buon Appetito)
Artwork: Motivo Con La Parola Buon Appetito (Motive With The Word Buon Appetito)
Size: 77.1 x 77.2 cm
Medium: Oil on canvas
Creation year: 1925
Marks: Signed 'FuturBalla' (lower left); titled 'Buon Appetito' and numbered '55' (on the reverse)
Category: Paintings
Artwork details : Painted circa 1925-28
Provenance: Marlborough Gallery Monaco; Galleria Fonte d'Abisso Milan; Private Collection Switzerland; An Important European Corporate Collection (acquired from the above in 2004 and sold: Sotheby's London February 4 2015 lot 175); Acquired at the above sale by A. Alfred Taubman
Exhibition history: Sao Paulo Pinacoteca do Estado & Santiago de Chile Museo Nacional de Bellas Artes Giacomo Balla 1894-1946: da Io Balla a Ball'io 2000-01 no. 76 illustrated in color in the catalogue

Sotheby's New York

Date: 2015-11-05
Lot Number: 153
Low Estimate: $200000 [-9%]
High Estimate: $300000 [-40%]
Hammer Price: $180000
Sold For: $225000