Lot 202
  • 202

Giorgio Morandi

Estimate
100,000 - 150,000 GBP
bidding is closed

Description

  • Paesaggio (Landscape)
  • signed Morandi on the reverse
  • oil on canvas
  • 35.7 by 40.7cm., 14 by 16in.

Provenance

Galleria del Milione, Milan
C. Tosi, Milan
Galleria Annunciata, Milan
Gallery Krugier, Geneva
Gesellschai, Hannover
Private Collection
Acquired from the above by the present owner in the 1970s

Exhibited

Hannover, Kestner-Gesellschaft, Giorgio Morandi, 1964, no. 13
Karlsruhe, Badischer Kunstverein, Giorgio Morandi, 1964, no. 17
Paris, Galerie Villand & Galanis, Morandi, 1968-69, no. 42
Sydney, The Art Gallery of New South Wales, Giorgio Morandi: The Dimension of Inner Space, 1997, p. 63, no. 33, illustrated in colour in the catalogue
Conegliano, Galleria Linea D'Ombra Quadri, Morandi. Dipinti scelti, 2002
London, Imago Art Gallery, Giorgio Morandi: Through Light, 2009, no. 14, illustrated in colour in the catalogue

Literature

Lamberto Vitali, Morandi. Catalogo Generale 1948-1964, Milan, 1994, vol. II, no. 1295, illustrated n.p.

Condition

The canvas is not lined and there do not appear to be any traces of retouching visible under UV light. There is some minor frame rubbing along the upper corners, and the left and right edges. Otherwise this work is in good original condition.
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