Giorgio de Chirico. The Evil Genius of a King. Paris 1914-15

Giorgio de Chirico

The Evil Genius of a King

Paris 1914-15

Oil on canvas
24 x 19 3/4" (61 x 50.2 cm)
Object number
© 2016 Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / SIAE, Rome
Painting and Sculpture
This work is on view on Floor 5, in a Collection Gallery, with 29 other works online.
Giorgio de Chirico has 28 works online.
There are 2,309 paintings online.
This work is included in the Provenance Research Project, which investigates the ownership history of works in MoMA's collection.
Paul Guillaume (1891-1934), Paris. By 1917 - after 1922
Simone Breton (formerly Simone Kahn, later Simone Collinet), Paris. [By 1928?]; By 1930 - 1936
Pierre Matisse Gallery, New York. On consignment from Simone Breton, by July 1936
The Museum of Modern Art, New York. Purchased for the Museum by Mrs. J. D. Rockefeller, Jr. from Simone Breton, November 1936

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