Giorgio de Chirico. The Enigma of a Day. Paris, early 1914

Giorgio de Chirico

The Enigma of a Day

Paris, early 1914

Medium
Oil on canvas
Dimensions
6' 1 1/4" x 55" (185.5 x 139.7 cm)
Credit
James Thrall Soby Bequest
Object number
1211.1979
Copyright
© 2017 Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / SIAE, Rome
Department
Painting and Sculpture
This work is on view on Floor 5, in a Collection Gallery, with 9 other works online.
Giorgio de Chirico has 28 works online.
There are 2,320 paintings online.
This work is included in the Provenance Research Project, which investigates the ownership history of works in MoMA's collection.
Paul Guillaume, Paris
Galerie Surréaliste, Paris. By 1928
André Breton, Paris. [By 1933] - 1935
Pierre Matisse, New York. On consignment from Breton in August 1935
James Thrall Soby (1906-1979), New Canaan, Connecticut. Purchased from Breton through Pierre Matisse, December 4, 1935 - 1979
The Museum of Modern Art, New York. James Thrall Soby Bequest, 1979

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