22 June 2005
PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE EUROPEAN COLLECTION
Giovanni Segantini (1858-1899)
Studio per 'A messa prima'
oil on card laid down on panel
31 3/8 x 22 7/8 in. (79.7 x 58.1 cm.)
Painted in 1885
Hans Geiger, Freiburg, by 1963.
Acquired by the present owner in the 1960s.
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M.C. Gozzoli, L'Opera completa di Segantini, Milan, 1973, no. 228.
A.P. Quinsac, Segantini, Catalogo generale, vol. II, Milan, 1982, no. 512 (illustrated p. 422).
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