Medardo Rosso

MEDARDO ROSSO (1858—1928) 

 

Ecce Puer, 1906  Bronze  

17 3/8 x 14 x 10 1/2 in. / 44 x 35.5 x 26.5 cm.  

Accompanied by the photo-­‐certificate of authenticity of Luciano Caramel, dated 23 December 1983.  

 

Provenance

Cavaliere Luigi Bergamo, Stresa Borremeo, Italy, acquired from the artist  Gili Collection, Biella, Italy  

Private Collection, Geneva  Kent Fine Art, New York  

The Pulitzer Collection, St. Louis 

 

Exhibited: 

Medardo Rosso. Casa della Cultura, Palazzo Cuttica, Alessandria, Italy, 21 December 1979-­‐31 January   

     1980, no. 14, ill. Curated by Luciano Caramel; catalogue and essay by Caramel  

Medardo Rosso 1858 1928. Frankfurt Kunstverein, Steinernes Haus am Romerberg, 20 January-­‐11 March 1984

Medardo Rosso. Galleria Pieter Coray, Lugano, Switzerland, April -­‐ May 1985

Aegyptische und Moderne Skulptur: Aufbruch und Dauer. Museum Morsbroich, Stadtische Museum    

     Leverkusen, 24 January -­‐ 3 March 1986. Traveled to Kunsthalle der Hypo-­‐Kulturstiftung, Munich,  

     18 April -­‐ 22 June 1986  

Medardo Rosso. Kent Fine Art, New York, 1988  

 

Literature

Caramel, Luciano. Medardo Rosso. Alessandria: Italy: Casa della Cultura, Palazzo Cuttica, 1980, ill. 

         . Medardo Rosso. Lugano, Switzerland: Galleria Pieter Coray, 1985, no. 11, ill. Catalogue essay    

     by Luciano Caramel; writings by the artist. 

         . Medardo Rosso. New York: Kent Fine Art, 1988, ill. no. 13.  

Caramel, Luciano, et al. Medardo Rosso 1858 – 1928. Frankfurt: Kunstverein, Steinernes Haus am   

     Fomerberg, 1984, cat. no. 31, p. 146, ill. p. 29. 

Aegyptische und Moderne Skulptur: Aufbruch und Dauer. Museum Morsbroich, Stadtische Museum   

     Leverkusen, 1986, ill. cat. no. 49, p. 117.  

Medardo Rosso. Barcelona: Centro Galego de Arte Contemporanea, Santiago de Compostela, 1996, p.  

     254, ill. no. 218.