• Impressionist and Modern Art auction at Christies

    Sale 2828

    Impressionist and Modern Art

    17 November 2009, Amsterdam

  • Lot 120

    Constant Permeke (1886-1952)

    Fleurs: a still life with flowers

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Constant Permeke (1886-1952)
    Fleurs: a still life with flowers
    signed 'Permeke' (lower left)
    oil on plywood
    84.5 x 65 cm.
    Painted in 1926.


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    Provenance

    Mr. Jean Grimar, Brussels.
    Mr. Roger Nellens, Knokke.
    Mr. L. Hazendonck, Leuven, 2004.
    Anonymous sale, Sotheby's, Amsterdam, 26 May 2005, lot 180.


    Literature

    W. van den Bussche, Permeke, Antwerp 1986, inv.no. 103, ill..
    R. Avermaete, Permeke, Brussels 1970, p. 152, ill..


    Exhibited

    Rotterdam. Museum Boymans van Beuningen, Permeke, December 1957-February 1958, cat.no. 41.
    Antwerp, Koninklijk Museum voor Schone Kunsten, Retrospectieve Constant Permeke, 1959, cat.no. 52.
    Knokke-Heist, Casino, Collectie Nellens Verzameling, July-September 1972, cat.no. 99.
    Knokke-Heist, Casino, Hulde aan Permeke, June-September 1974.
    Rome, Galleria Nazionale d'Arte Moderna, Espressionisti Flamminghi da Ensor a Permeke, May-June 1977.
    Knokke, Christian Fayt Art Gallery, Sélection I, 3 June-18 July 1978, cat.no. 47.
    Ghent, BBL-Zetel, Bloemen uit Latem- en Leiestreek, 19 April-5 May 1985.
    Oostend, Provinciaal Museum voor Moderne Kunst, Retrospectieve Permeke, December 1986-March 1987.
    Ferrara, Galleria Civiche d'Arte Moderne, August-September, 1987.