Sale: 524 / Post War / Contemporary Art II, Dec. 10. 2021 in Munich Lot 13

 

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Julius Bissier
Pfingsttag 62 Ca Rondine, 1962.
Egg and oil tempera and sheet gold on primed ca...
Estimate:
€ 18,000 - 24,000

 
$ 20,880 - 27,840

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Pfingsttag 62 Ca Rondine. 1962.
Egg and oil tempera and sheet gold on primed canvas.
Bottom right signed, dated "Pfingsttag 62" and titled. 43.7 x 53.5 cm (17.2 x 21 in). [CH].

• Particularly large and balanced composition in fine colors.
• Exhibited in New York as early as in 1963.
• Part of the same German private collection for almost 30 years.
• Symbiosis of delicate wash and strong pigment, matte, translucid color mist and noble brilliance.
• Bissier at the climax of his success: In 1963 the Institute of Contemporary Art in Boston honored him with a grand retrospective (also shown in Chicago, Detroit, New York (State) and Los Angeles), and in 1964 his works were shown at documenta III in Kassel
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The work is registered at the Archivio Bissier, Ascona, with the reference "Pfingsttag 62 Ca Rondine/Bildt.S.11_Diap.November 62/17". We are grateful for the kind support in cataloging this lot.

PROVENANCE: Estate of Janet Levy, USA.
Private collection North Rhine-Westphalia (acquired in 1993, Sotheby's, May 4, 1993, lot 323).
Ever since family-owned.

EXHIBITION: Julius Bissier. Recent Works, Lefebre Gallery, New York, February 26 - March 30, 1963, p. 1 (with illu.).
Luscious Assortment. Köstliche Mischung, Schloss Gottorf, Foundation Schleswig-Holsteinische Landesmuseen, November 4, 2012 - April 7, 2013, cat. no. 3 (with full-page color illu.).

LITERATURE: Sotheby's, New York, May 4, 1993, Contemporary Art, lot 323 (with color ilu.).

Called up: December 10, 2021 - ca. 14.46 h +/- 20 min.




 

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