Article number: 300784
Bern . 8vo. 48 pp. + frontispiece portrait + 16 plates + advertisements (12 pp.).
Attractive paper boards, wrappers bound in (Bonniers bokbinderi). With Gerard Bonnier’s engraved bookplate by Bertil Bull Hedlund. Very fine.
”Zweite revidierte Auflage.”
Provenance: Gerard Bonnier (1917-1987) and his wife Elisabeth (”Peggy”, 1922-2013).
With a typed & signed letter from Daniel-Henry Kahnweiler on letterhead paper from Galerie Louise Leiris (10 Nov. 1955) to ”Mr. Gérald Bonnier” [!] about the exhibition. Kahnweiler disapproves of the hanging but finds mr Bonnier’s painting to among the finest. The catalogue lists two paintings which belonged to Gerard Bonnier, nos 34 & 90, reproduced), ”Privatbesitz, Stockholm”, and which were later inluded in his outstanding donation to the Moderna Museet, Stockholm.
(Sold - Part of a picture gallery of items offered in the past.)