Suburban Train arriving in Paris by Gino Severini

Also known as Train de banlieu arrivant a Paris, 1915.

Details

Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
117 x 88 cm
Art Fund grant:
£5,000 ( Total: £5,000)
Acquired in:
1968
Vendor:
M Knoedler & Company

Late work, inscribed and dated on back. Typical Futurist visual vocab for speed - wedge shapes/tilting buildings etc.Painted a year before abandonning Futurism to become an orthodox Cubist.

Provenance

Private coll, New York; M Knoedler & Co, NY.

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