• Contemporary and Modern Art auction at Christies

    Sale 2517

    Contemporary and Modern Art

    24 November 2009, Milan, Palazzo Clerici

  • Lot 119

    Michele Cascella (1892-1989)

    Terra promessa

    Price Realised  


    Michele Cascella (1892-1989)
    Terra promessa
    firmato Michele Cascella (in basso a sinistra)
    olio su tela
    cm 76,5x101
    Eseguito nel 1961

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    Collezione privata, Amburgo

    Saleroom Notice

    Ultima provenienza:
    Galleria Paul Vallotton, Losanna
    ivi acquisito dall'attuale proprietario nei primi anni Settanta
    Last provenance:
    Gallery Paul Vallotton, Lausanne
    acquired from the above by the present owner in the early Seventies


    G. Pillement, Michele Cascella, Milano 1963, tav. XXVI
    G. Bonini, Catalogo Ragionato Generale dei dipinti di Michele Cascella, Milano 1988, p. 245, n. 61/19 (illustrato)