Sale: 519 / Post War / Cont. Art II, June 19. 2021 in Munich Lot 446

 
446
Julius Bissier
Ronco 5. Mai 59 Cista, 1959.
Egg and oil tempera on linen
Post auction sale: € 8,000 / $ 9,600
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Lot description
Ronco 5. Mai 59 Cista. 1959.
Egg and oil tempera on linen.
Signed, dated "5. Mai 59" and inscribed "Ronco" in lower right. Titled "Cista" in center left. Ca. 20.5 x 20.5 cm (8 x 8 in). [CH].

• The year this work was made Bissier showed works at, among others, the documenta II in Kassel.
• In 1959/60 Bissier was honored with a retrospective at the Gemeente-Museum The Hague.
• On his annual stays in the Ticino the artist developed a close friendship with the English artist Ben Nicholson (1894-1982)
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The work is registered at the Archivio Bissier, Ascona, with the archive reference "Ronco 5.Mai 59 Cista/Diap.26VIII.". We are grateful for the kind support in cataloging this lot.

PROVENANCE: Moeller Fine Art Ltd., London.
Deutsche Bank Collection (acquired from aforementioned).

446
Julius Bissier
Ronco 5. Mai 59 Cista, 1959.
Egg and oil tempera on linen
Post auction sale: € 8,000 / $ 9,600
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