Furies s’apprêtant à poursuivre un assassin par un clair après-midi d’automne (Furies Preparing to Pursue an Assassin on a Clear Autumn Afternoon)

Giorgio de Chirico, Italian (born Greece), 1888 - 1978

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1923

Ink on buff paper laid down on cardboard

Sheet: 11 1/8 × 9 3/8 in. (28.3 × 23.8 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Purchased through a gift from Evelyn A. and William B. Jaffe, Class of 1964H, by exchange

2015.13

Geography

Place Made: Italy, Europe

Period

20th century

Object Name

Drawing

Research Area

Drawing

Not on view

Inscriptions

Signed, lower right, in ink: G de Chirico

Course History

SART 15, Drawing I, Colleen Randall, Spring 2015

ARTH 89.05, Art History: Theory and Method, Elizabeth Kassler-Taub, Fall 2019

Provenance

The artist; André Breton, Paris; Julien Levy, New York; Tajan Auction House, Paris, “Hommage à Julien Levy,” Sale number 6655, June 8, 2006, Lot 213; Timothy Baum, New York; sold to present collection, 2015.

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