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Studio Per "Mercurio Che Passa Davanti Al Sole Visto Dal Cannocchiale"

Giacomo Balla-Studio Per Mercurio Che Passa Davanti Al Sole Visto Dal Cannocchiale-1914

Sell Through Rate: 100%

Artwork:
Studio Per "Mercurio Che Passa Davanti Al Sole Visto Dal Cannocchiale"
Size:
81 x 61 cm
Medium :
Gouache on paper
Creation Year:
1914
Marks
Signed 'Balla' and dated '1914' (lower left)
Category :
Drawing
Provenance :
Estate of the artist (inventory no. 63); Galleria Sprovieri, Rome Philippe Daverio Gallery, New York; Private Collection, U.S.A. (acquired in 1988 and sold: Sotheby's, London, June 28, 1999, lot 31); Acquired at the above sale by A. Alfred Taubman
Exhibition History :
Vancouver Art Gallery, Futur-Balla, 1986, no. 12, illustrated in color in the catalogue; Edinburgh, Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art; London, Riverside Studios & Oxford, Museum of Modern Art, Balla, The Futurist, 1987, illustrated in color in the catalogue and on the front cover; Rome, Galleria Sprovieri, Balla e i Futuristi, 1988, no. 11, illustrated in color in the catalogue; New York, Philippe Daverio Gallery, Futurism 1911-1918, 1988, no. 10, illustrated in color in the catalogue; Paris, Galeries Nationales du Grand Palais, Futur-Balla. La vita e le opere, 1990, no. 33, illustrated in color in the catalogue

Sotheby’s New York

Date:
2015-11-04
Lot Number :
18
Low Estimate :
$2,500,000[-44%]*
High Estimate :
$3,500,000[-60%]*
Hammer Price :
$1,400,000
Sold For :
$1,690,000*