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Giorgio de Chirico

Cavallo e zebra in riva al mare (Horse and Zebra by the Sea)

Guaranteed PropertyIrrevocable Bids

Estimate:

250,000

to
- 350,000 USD

Property of The Newark Museum of Art, Sold to Support Museum Collections

Giorgio de Chirico

Giorgio de Chirico

Cavallo e zebra in riva al mare (Horse and Zebra by the Sea)

Cavallo e zebra in riva al mare (Horse and Zebra by the Sea)

Estimate:

250,000

to
- 350,000 USD

Lot sold:

2,319,000

USD

Property of The Newark Museum of Art, Sold to Support Museum Collections

Giorgio de Chirico

1888 - 1978

Cavallo e zebra in riva al mare (Horse and Zebra by the Sea)


Signed g. de Chirico (upper right)

Oil on canvas

32 by 25 ⅝ in. (81.3 by 65.1 cm)

Framed: 39 ½ by 33 in. (100 by 83.8 cm)

Painted circa 1928.


The authenticity of this work has been confirmed by the Fondazione Giorgio e Isa de Chirico.

This work is in very good original condition. The canvas is unlined. There are a few pindot stains and surface nicks in the lower register. There are a few minor isolated spots of craquelure along the upper edge and a 1 inch vertical line of incising along the upper edge which appears to be original. Under UV light: no inpainting is apparent.


The lot is sold in the condition it is in at the time of sale. The condition report is provided to assist you with assessing the condition of the lot and is for guidance only. Any reference to condition in the condition report for the lot does not amount to a full description of condition. The images of the lot form part of the condition report for the lot. Certain images of the lot provided online may not accurately reflect the actual condition of the lot. In particular, the online images may represent colors and shades which are different to the lot's actual color and shades. The condition report for the lot may make reference to particular imperfections of the lot but you should note that the lot may have other faults not expressly referred to in the condition report for the lot or shown in the online images of the lot. The condition report may not refer to all faults, restoration, alteration or adaptation. The condition report is a statement of opinion only. For that reason, the condition report is not an alternative to taking your own professional advice regarding the condition of the lot. NOTWITHSTANDING THIS ONLINE CONDITION REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD "AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF SALE/BUSINESS APPLICABLE TO THE RESPECTIVE SALE.

Please note there is a Guarantee and an Irrevocable Bid on this lot.
Mr. & Mrs. William V. Griffin, New Jersey
A gift from the above in 1949

Fondazione Giorgio e Isa de Chirico, ed., Giorgio de Chirico Catalogo Generale, opere dal 1913 al 1976, vol. III, Falciano, 2016, no. 988, illustrated in color p. 98

Newark, The Newark Museum, Owned in New Jersey, 1996, no. 48