Natura Morta Con Melone, Ortaggi E Frutta
Artwork: Natura Morta Con Melone, Ortaggi E Frutta
Size: 43.5 x 55 cm
Medium: Oil on canvas
Creation year: 1922
Marks: Signed 'g. de Chirico' (lower left)
Category: Paintings
Artwork details : Painted circa 1922
Provenance: Giorgio Castelfranco, Florence, by whom acquired directly from the artist; Carlo Cardazzo [Galleria del Cavallino], Venice, by whom acquired from the previous by 1937, and until at least 1941; Private collection, Milan, by whom acquired from the previous by 1987, and thence by descent to the present owner
Exhibition history: Paris, Galerie Jacques Bonjean, Giorgio de Chirico, vingt-deux peintures romantiques, sept autoportraits, February - March 1930, no. 4 (titled 'Nature morte au melon'); New York, Balzac Galleries, Exhibition of Paintings by G. de Chirico, May - June 1930, no. 22 (titled 'Still Life: Melon'); Berlin, Galerie Flechtheim, Giorgio de Chirico, October - November 1930, no. 6 (titled 'Stilleben mit grunem Himmel' and dated '1919'); Rome, Galleria di Roma, XLIII mostra, Opere della raccolta di Carlo Cardazzo, 1941, no. 22 (titled 'Natura morta'; dated '1911')

Christie's London

Date: 2019-06-19
Lot Number: 391