Artist Giorgio de Chirico, Italian, 1888-1978
  • La sfida in riva all'Egeo
  • The Challenge on the Shore of the Aegean (translated title)
  • I Cavalli | Horses (series title)
Date 1948
Medium lithograph printed in black and beige ink on wove paper
Dimensions Image: 18 1/2 × 12 3/8 inches (47 × 31.4 cm)
Sheet: 27 × 18 7/8 inches (68.6 × 47.9 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Lester Gruber
Accession Number 69.224
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Signed Signed, on stone, lower right: G. de Chirico
Signed, in pencil, lower right: G. de Chirico
Marks Watermark: C. M. FABRIANO
Inscriptions Inscribed, in pencil, lower left: 37/94
Mr. and Mrs. Lester Gruber;
1969-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)