Lot 3082* - A189 Swiss Art - Friday, 28. June 2019, 02.00 PM

CUNO AMIET

(Solothurn 1868–1961 Oschwand)
The fruit harvest (produced in preparation for the Wassmer version). 1912.
Oil on canvas.
Monogrammed lower right: CA.
103 × 115 cm.

Provenance:
- Collection of Eugen Loeb, Muri bei Bern, until 1959. Acquired directly from the artist.
- Collection of Victor and Anne-Marie Loeb-Haymann, Muri bei Bern, 1978.
- Via inheritance to the current owner.

Exhibited:
- Basel 1960, Cuno Amiet, Kunsthalle Basel, 15.10.–20.11.1960, No. 87.
- Biel 2001, Collection Loeb, CentrePasquArt, 9.6.–19.8.2001, No. 13, as "Apfelernte in Blau und Rot", circa 1912.

Literature:
- Exh. Cat. Collection Loeb, CentrePasquArt, Biel 2001, p. 104, No. 13, with colour ill, p. 34.
- George Mauner: Cuno Amiet. Die "Obsternte" von 1912, Zurich 2002, p. 78, A36 (ill.).
- Franz Müller und Viola Radlach: Cuno Amiet. Die Gemälde 1883–1919, Zürich 2014, vol II, p. 404, No. 1912.13 (with colour ill.).

CHF 600 000 / 800 000

€ 526 320 / 701 750

Sold for CHF 775 800 (including buyer’s premium)
All information is subject to change.