Germann Auctionhouse Zurich
Lot 70 / Important Paintings, Sculptures, Watercolors, Drawings and PrintsMonday, 22 November 2021, 06:00 pm

Mario Comensoli, Triptychon Teil I (Triptych Part I)

Lot 70

Mario Comensoli, 1922-1993 (CH)

Triptychon Teil I (Triptych Part I), 1968

Oil on canvas.
H 1600 mm W 1400 mm.

Signed lower right: Comensoli. (Frame).

CHF6'000 / 10'000
EUR5'500 / 10'000
USD6'400 / 10'000

Provenance:
Acquired directly from the artist by the present owner;
Swiss Private Property.

Exhibition:
St. Gallen, Kunstverein, 20. May - 26. June 1983.

Literature:
Hans Rudolf Hilty. Aufstand 68 - Comensoli. Lugano 1968. Illustration on page 9;
Exhibition catalogue. Mario Comensoli: Bewegte Jugend.
St. Gallen 1983. No. 5, full-page illustration.

Annotation:

The work is part of a series of works consisting of Triptychon I-III. In the three works Comensoli thematizes the 68's youth mouvements with the associated riots and demonstrations.

Information about the artist