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    Sale 2773

    Twentieth Century Art

    4 December 2007, Amsterdam

  • Lot 86

    Emile Claus (BELGIAN, 1849-1924)

    Matin d'Octobre sur la rivière Lys

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Emile Claus (BELGIAN, 1849-1924)
    Matin d'Octobre sur la rivière Lys
    signed 'Emile Claus' (lower right), and signed again and dated 'Oktober/J.A.' (on the reverse)
    oil on canvas
    74.5 x 93 cm.
    Painted in 1901.


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    Provenance

    Zinjé collection; sale, Galerie Georges Giroux, Brussels, 1 February 1926, lot 26.
    H. Soesman, Heiligland Stichting.
    Anon. sale, Sotheby's Amsterdam, 6 November 1990, lot 202.
    Acquired at the above sale by the present owner.


    Pre-Lot Text

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    Exhibited

    Brussels, La Libre Esthetique, March - April 1912, no. 65 (illustrated p. 19).
    Possibly Brussels, Palais du Cinquantenaire, IV-ieme Salon de Printemps, p. 22 (titled 'Soleil d'octobre').