Sanford Roth, Giorgio Morandi, c. 1946–1962. LA County Museum of Art, Beulah Roth Bequest. © Museum Associates/LACMA
Giorgio Morandi, 1955 (detail). Photo by Leo Lionni. © 1955 Leo Lionni. Courtesy the Lionni family
This painting, which features on the cover of Lamberto Vitali’s catalogue raisonné of Morandi’s work, has been included in a number of important exhibitions of the artist’s work, including retrospectives at the Haus der Kunst, Munich; the Peggy Guggenheim Collection, Venice; the Museo Nacional Thyssen-Bornemisza, Madrid; and the IVAM, Centre Julio González, Valencia, among other institutions.
Lamberto Vitali, Morandi: Dipinti Catalogo Generale, (Milan: Electa) 1994