Sale: 524 / Post War / Contemporary Art II, Dec. 10. 2021 in Munich Lot 109

 

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Julius Bissier
Ronco 5. Mai 59 Cista, 1959.
Egg and oil tempera on linen
Post auction sale: € 8,000 / $ 9,040
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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).




109
Julius Bissier
Ronco 5. Mai 59 Cista, 1959.
Egg and oil tempera on linen
Post auction sale: € 8,000 / $ 9,040
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