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Giorgio Morandi (1890-1964) Natura morta
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Giorgio Morandi (1890-1964) Natura morta
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The Collection of Peggy and David Rockefeller

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The Collection of Peggy and David Rockefeller

title

Natura morta

signed

signed and dated ‘Morandi 1940’ (lower center); indistinctly inscribed (on the original stretcher)

creator

Giorgio Morandi (1890-1964)

literature

G. Ungaretti, Pittori italiani contemporanei, Bologna, 1950, p. 38, no. 38 (illustrated).

L. Vitali, Morandi: Catalogo generale, 1913-1947, Milan, 1977, vol. I, no. 260 (illustrated).

M. Potter et al., The David and Peggy Rockefeller Collection: European Works of Art, New York, 1984, vol. I, pp. 47 and 321, no. 141 (illustrated in color).

E. Tavoni, Morandi: Disegni, catalogo generale, Milan, 1994, p. 63.

L. Vitali, Morandi: Dipinti, catalogo generale, 1913-1947, Milan, 1994, vol. I, no. 260 (illustrated).

lot_number

37

provenance

Anon. sale, Galleria d’Arte Brera, Milan, 8 November 1961, lot 42.

Acquired at the above sale by the late owners.


*Note: The price is not recalculated to the current value. It refers to the actual final price at the time the item was sold.

*Note: The price is not recalculated to the current value. It refers to the actual final price at the time the item was sold.


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