Artist Giorgio de Chirico, Italian, 1888-1978
Artist Bauhaus, Weimar and Mueller, and Company, German
  • Orestes and Pylades
  • Oreste e Pilade (alternate title)
  • New European Graphics, Portfolio IV: Italian and Russian Artists, Print 5 (series title)
Date 1921
Medium lithograph printed in black ink on wove paper
Dimensions Image: 11 3/8 × 7 7/8 inches (28.9 × 20 cm)
Sheet: 15 1/8 × 10 7/8 inches (38.4 × 27.6 cm)
Credit Line Bequest of Cleo K. Gruber in memory of Lester A. Gruber
Accession Number F1985.51
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Signed Signed, on stone, lower right: G. de Chirico
Signed, in pen and brown ink, lower right: G. de Chirico
Marks Bauhaus drystamp, lower left corner of sheet
Inscriptions Inscribed, on stone, below signature: 921 | Oreste e Pilade
Cleo K. Gruber;
1985-present, bequest to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Ciranna, A. Giorgio de Chirico, Catalogo Delle Opere Grafiche: Incisioni e Litografie, 1921-1969. Milan, 1969, no. 140, p. 163 (ill.).

Wingler, H.M. Die Mappenwerke, Neue Europaische Graphik. Mainz and Berlin, 1965, IV/5, p. 152 (pl. 52).