A GENIUS FROM PLANTATION FIELDS

Gloria

05.11.2008

 

The granddaughter of famous painter Ilija Basicevic Bosilj, the founder of the Ilija and Mangelos Foundation, reveals that her grandfather, prominent peasant from Šid and host, at sixty-two of age without any knowledge and affinity for art, began to create works that excited Karl Ponti and the Rockefeller family, even today his works are exhibited in the famous world galleries, next to the canvas Pablo Picasso and Salvador Dali. Boris Jakić