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Giacomo Balla. Circular Planes. 1924

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Circular Planes

Giacomo Balla (Italian, 1871–1958)

Oil on canvas
30 1/4 x 30 1/2" (77 x 77.4 cm)
Credit Line:
The Riklis Collection of McCrory Corporation
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Collection work meeting criteria specified in Introduction.

Carlo F. Bilotti (1934-2006), Cosenza/Rome/New York, by 1967 [1]. Acquired by the McCrory Corporation (Meshulam Riklis) by 1979 [2]; The Museum of Modern Art, New York, 1983 (The Riklis Collection of McCrory Corporation).
[1] Included in the exhibition Twentieth Century Italian Art from the Carlo F. Bilotti Collection, New York: Finch College Museum of Art, 1967 (no. 3: Circolpiani).
[2] Rotzler, Willy, ed. Constructivism and the Geometric Tradition: Selections from the McCrory Corporation Collection. Buffalo: Albright-Knox Art Gallery, 1979 (no. 9: Circolpiani).


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