Danse De Lours
Artwork: Danse De Lours
Size: 36.5 x 27 cm
Medium: Oil on paper laid down on canvas
Creation year: 1914
Marks: Signed and dated 'G. Severini 1913' (lower right)
Category: Paintings
Artwork details : Painted in 1913-1914
Provenance: Yves de Solminihac, Paris, a gift from the artist in 1954-1955; (Possibly) Mr and Mrs Sidney E. Cohn, New York, by 1961; Marlborough Fine Art, London; Galleria Internazionale, Milan; Private collection, Italy, circa 1975-1976, by whom acquired from the previous, and thence by descent to the present owners
Exhibition history: (Possibly) New York, Museum of Modern Art, Futurism, 1961, no. 109, p. 147 (titled 'Dancers' and dated '1912'; with incorrect medium). This exhibition later travelled to Detroit, Detroit Institute of Arts,1961; and Los Angeles, Los Angeles County Museum, 1962; Turin, Mole Antonelliana, Ricostruzione futurista dell'universo, 1980, p. 24 (illustrated; with incorrect medium); Como, Fondazione Antonio Ratti, Arte svelata. Collezionismo privato a Como dall'Ottocento a oggi, 1987, no. 66, p. 101 (illustrated, p. 80; with incorrect medium); Venice, Peggy Guggenheim Collection, Gino Severini. The Dance 1909-1916, 2001, no. 39, p. 144 (illustrated, p. 145; with incorrect medium); Rome, Museo del Corso, Dal futurismo all'astrattismo, 2002, p. 62 (illustrated, p. 63; with incorrect medium); Traversetolo, Fondazione Magnani Rocca, Gino Severini. L'emozione e la regola, 2016, no. 31, p. 168 (illustrated p. 101; with incorrect medium)

Christie's London

Date: 2018-10-04
Lot Number: 127