1941 Print Transformed Dream Giorgio de Chirico Sculpture Banana Pineapple XAF2


This is an original 1941 halftone print titled, "The Transformed Dream," originally painted between 1912 and 1913. Shown in the image is a sculpture looking on to pineapples and bananas.

Giorgio de Chirico (1888-1978) was a pre-Surrealist and Surrealist painter born in Volos, Greece. He founded the art movement, Scuola Metafisica, and is known for his metaphysical and dreamlike images. De Chirico won much praise for his works, and is remembered for his early paintings from 1909 to 1919.


This 70+ year old Item is rated Near Mint / Very Fine. Light aging throughout. No creases. No natural defects. No surface rub. No tears. No water damage.

  • Product Type: Original Halftone Print; Black / White
  • Grade: Near Mint / Very Fine
  • Dimensions: Approximately 7.25 x 3 inches; 18 x 8 cm
  • Authentication: Serial-Numbered Certificate of Authenticity w/ Full Provenance
  • Protection: Packaged in a custom archival sleeve with an acid-free black board (great for display, gift-giving, and preservation)

This piece was illustrated by de Chirico, Giorgio . Artist signature in print - bottom right of image.

Keywords specific to this image: arcade, plaza, colonnade, surrealism, beard, classical, statue, locomotive, train, lighthouse

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