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Giorgio de Chirico. The Seer. Paris, winter 1914-15

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The Seer

Giorgio de Chirico (Italian, born Greece. 1888–1978)

Paris, winter 1914-15
Oil on canvas
35 1/2 x 27 1/2" (89.6 x 70.1 cm)
Credit Line:
James Thrall Soby Bequest
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Collection work meeting criteria specified in Introduction.

Paul Guillaume (d. 1934), Paris. By 1922 - October 1934
Madame Paul Guillaume (Juliette Lacaze, a.k.a. Domenica, 1898-1977) / Estate of Paul Guillaume, Paris. October 1934 - September 1935
Pierre Matisse Gallery, New York. On consignment from Mme Paul Guillaume, September 1935 - December 1935
James Thrall Soby (1906-1979), New Canaan, Connecticut. Acquired from Pierre Matisse by purchase and exchange, December 1935 - 1979
The Museum of Modern Art, New York. James Thrall Soby Bequest, 1979

Le vaticinateur (The Seer)
Le vaticinateur (Il vaticinatore)
Il profeta
[The Oracle]
Diviner, or Mindreader
Le devin
[Il vaticinatore]
[Le Vaticinateur]

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