Sign in to favourite Sign in to add to album Geographical notes close Places are defined in terms of modern geography. Copyright Information close This artwork is in the public domain in the United States because it was published before January 1, 1923. If you are a copyright owner of this artwork, or his/hers legal representative, and you do not agree that this artwork is public domain, please let us know firstname.lastname@example.org WikiArt.org allows unlimited copying, distributing and displaying of the images of public domain artworks. Artworks protected by copyright are supposed to be used only for contemplation. Images of that type of artworks are prohibited for copying, printing, or any kind of reproducing and communicating to public since these activities may be considered copyright infringement. Public domain US ← → Gare Montparnasse (The Melancholy of Departure) Giorgio de Chirico Date: 1914; Paris, France * Style: Metaphysical art Genre: cityscape Media: oil, canvas Dimensions: 140 x 184.5 cm Location: Museum of Modern Art (MoMA), New York City, NY, US Tags: gates-and-towers, Paris, railway, Gare-Montparnasse Order an oil painting reproduction Ad Painted while the artist was living in Paris, Gare Montparnasse (The Melancholy of Departure), illustrates many recurring themes in De Chirico’s works. In addition to the long shadows and vast expanse of open space, a typical style in which De Chirico painted, this work also includes the theme of railway travel or transportation. As evidenced by the name, many of De Chirico’s works were inspired by the feelings evoked by travel and departure. This painting also includes a bunch of bananas in the foreground, another recurring theme in De Chirico’s paintings. The artist produced another painting with the same title, although the subject are far some similar. Giorgio de Chirico Famous works Piazza d'Italia Giorgio de Chirico · 1913 The Nostalgia of the Infinite Giorgio de Chirico · 1911 - 1913 Gare Montparnasse (The Melancholy of Departure) Giorgio de Chirico · 1914 Mystery and Melancholy of a Street Giorgio de Chirico · 1914 The Double Dream of Spring Giorgio de Chirico · 1915 The Child's Brain Giorgio de Chirico · 1917 The Disquieting Muses Giorgio de Chirico · 1916 - 1918 View all 197 artworks Related Artworks La composizione TA Carlo Carra The Red House Carlo Carra Suburbs of a Paranoiac Critical Town, Afternoon on the Outskirts of European History Salvador Dali Pianc Salvador Dali New York Night, No. 2 George Ault Madrid, Architecture and Poplars Salvador Dali Villa Pepita Salvador Dali Madrid. Drunk Man Salvador Dali The First Day of Spring Salvador Dali Port Alguer Salvador Dali From Brooklyn Heights George Ault View from Brooklyn George Ault La strada di casa Carlo Carra Driveway. Newark George Ault New Moon, New York George Ault Bright Light at Russell's Corners George Ault Pandora's Box Rene Magritte Golconda Rene Magritte Where Euclide walked Rene Magritte Cortile di Via Fondazza Giorgio Morandi 1 Load more Advertisement.