Giacomo Balla. Circular Planes. 1924

Giacomo Balla

Circular Planes


Oil on canvas
30 1/4 x 30 1/2" (77 x 77.4 cm)
The Riklis Collection of McCrory Corporation
Object number
© 2016 Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / SIAE, Rome
Painting and Sculpture
This work is not on view.
Giacomo Balla has 11 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.
Carlo F. Bilotti (1934-2006), Cosenza/Rome/New York, by 1967 [1]. Acquired by the McCrory Corporation (Meshulam Riklis) by 1979 [2]; The Museum of Modern Art, New York, 1983 (The Riklis Collection of McCrory Corporation).
[1] Included in the exhibition Twentieth Century Italian Art from the Carlo F. Bilotti Collection, New York: Finch College Museum of Art, 1967 (no. 3: Circolpiani).
[2] Rotzler, Willy, ed. Constructivism and the Geometric Tradition: Selections from the McCrory Corporation Collection. Buffalo: Albright-Knox Art Gallery, 1979 (no. 9: Circolpiani).

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