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Gino Severini. Armored Train in Action. 1915

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Armored Train in Action

Gino Severini (Italian, 1883–1966)

Oil on canvas
45 5/8 x 34 7/8" (115.8 x 88.5 cm)
Credit Line:
Gift of Richard S. Zeisler
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Collection work meeting criteria specified in Introduction.

The artist, Paris. 1915 - 1917
On consignment with Alfred Stieglitz, New York. October 1916 - March 1917
John Quinn (d. 1924). Purchased from Stieglitz, March 1917 - 1924
Estate of John Quinn, 1924 - 1927
Quinn auction, American Art Galleries, New York, February 1927, cat no. 265
Mr. and Mrs. Charles J. Liebman, New York . Purchased from Quinn auction, 1927 - still by 1949 [until 1955?]
Auction sale, Parke-Bernet Galleries, December 7, 1955
Richard S. Zeisler, New York. Purchased at Parke-Bernet, December 1955 - 1986 (Rose Fried as agent)
The Museum of Modern Art, New York. Gift of Richard S. Zeisler, 1986

Armored Train
[Il treno blindato]
[Train blindé en action]

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