Lot 3053 - Z40 Swiss Art - Friday, 24. June 2016, 04.00 PM

SEGANTINI, GIOVANNI

(Arco 1858 - 1899 Pontresina)
Bacio alla croce (Kissing the Cross) (ca. 1886-1888).
Pastel on board.
Signed lower left: G. Segantini.
85.1 x 50.3 cm.

Provenance:
- Gallery Alberto Grubicy, Paris.
- Collection Countess of Lamberg, Germany, 1902.
- Auction, Koller Zurich, 1974.
- Bought at the above auction and since then in the same Swiss private collection.

Exhibitions:
- Monaco, 1896.
- Milan, 1899, Esposizione di alcune opere di Segantini, Paris and Milan.
- Zurich, Milan, Munich, 1978, Giovanni Segantini Zeichnungen, Kunsthaus Zurich, Compagnia del disegno Milan, Villa Stuck Munich.

Literature:
- Exhibition catalogue from the Exhibition by the Munich Secession, Munich 1896.
- Exhibition catalogue Catalogo dell'Espositione, Comitato per le onoranze a G. Segantini, Paris and Milan 1899.
- Servaes, Franz: Giovanni Segantini - Sein Leben und sein Werk, Vienna 1902, No. 39.
- Quinsac, Annie-Paule: Giovanni Segantini - Zeichnungen, Zurich 1978.
- Quinsac, Annie-Paule: Segantini - Catalogo generale, Milan 1982, Vol. II, p. 403, No. 493 (with ill.).

CHF 200 000 / 280 000

€ 175 440 / 245 610

Sold for CHF 240 500 (including buyer’s premium)
All information is subject to change.