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    Sale 2773

    Twentieth Century Art

    4 December 2007, Amsterdam

  • Lot 89

    Gustave De Smet (BELGIAN, 1877-1943)

    Avond op de Hoeve; Ferme au Crépuscule

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    Gustave De Smet (BELGIAN, 1877-1943)
    Avond op de Hoeve; Ferme au Crépuscule
    signed 'Gustave De Smet' (lower right)
    oil on canvas
    70.5 x 80 cm.
    Painted circa 1917.


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    Provenance

    P.A. Regnault, Laren.
    Sale Paul Brandt Amsterdam, October 1958, lot 116.
    Leendert van Lier, Blaricum.
    Sale, Paleis voor Schone Kunsten, Brussels, May 1968, lot 63.


    Literature

    Het signaal, Amsterdam, 1917.
    Onze Kunst, Amsterdam, November 1918, p. 137.
    P. Boijens, Gustave De Smet, exh. cat Provinciaal Museum voor Moderne Kunst, Oostend, p. 157 (ill.).
    P. Boijens, Gustave De Smet, Antwerp 1989, p. 343, no. 411.


    Exhibited

    Brussels, Galerie Georges Giroux, Gustave De Smet, 5 January-16 January 1929, no. 21.