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Instead De Chirico offered to make a copy of his earlier work for a small fee, terming these reproductions in subsequent years, though none was an exact replica of the original.
Many of these works were backdated to the 1910s, which further confused the sale and study of de Chirico paintings.
Moreover, the Surrealists created some of their own de Chirico replicas, forged by artists like Óscar Domínguez, Max Ernst, and Remedios Varo.
Despite bearing de Chirico-like signatures, it is usually possible to identify these works as forgeries, due to changes in style and technique.
The breadth and disparity of de Chirico’s works make comparative analysis challenging, as oftentimes scholars must rely on reproductions in order to compare and contrast works.Stock options are a very popular employee and executive incentive.The option gives the employee the right to buy a certain number of shares in the company at a set price, called the strike price.Despite the brevity of the period, de Chirico’s limited production of works during this time, and his long-spanning career afterwards, he is usually only remembered for his paintings of the Metaphysical style.
, painted in 1918 and currently on view at the Center for Italian Modern Art (CIMA).
Yet, at times, scientific analysis of the painting—including but not limited to X-radiography and paint analysis—remains the only solution to determining the dating of these works.