Giorgio de Chirico. Gare Montparnasse (The Melancholy of Departure). Paris, early 1914

Giorgio de Chirico

Gare Montparnasse (The Melancholy of Departure)

Paris, early 1914

Medium
Oil on canvas
Dimensions
55 1/8" x 6' 5/8" (140 x 184.5 cm)
Credit
Gift of James Thrall Soby
Object number
1077.1969
Copyright
© 2018 Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / SIAE, Rome
Department
Painting and Sculpture
This work is not on view.
Giorgio de Chirico has 29 works  online.
There are 2,383 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 1926 - ?, Paul Eluard (1895-1952), Paris.
[Paul Guillaume (1891-1934), Paris]
[Estate of Paul Guillaume]
By February 24, 1935 - August 21, 1935, Pierre Loeb (1897-1964), Paris, probably purchased from the estate of Paul Guillaume.
August 21, 1935 - December 30, 1940, Pierre Matisse Gallery (stock no. 372), New York, purchased from Pierre Loeb.
December 30, 1940 - 1969, James Thrall Soby (1906-1979), New Canaan, Connecticut, acquired by exchange from Pierre Matisse Gallery.
1969, The Museum of Modern Art, New York, acquired as gift from James Thrall Soby.

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