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    Sale 11794

    Impressionist & Modern Art Day Sale

    23 June 2016, London, King Street

  • Lot 256

    James Ensor (1860-1949)

    Le Jardin d'amour

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    James Ensor (1860-1949)
    Le Jardin d'amour
    signed 'ENSOR' (lower right)
    oil on canvas
    31 1/2 x 39 1/4 in. (80 x 99.6 cm.)
    Painted in 1927


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    Provenance

    Oscar Fischer, Antwerp & Tel Aviv, by 1929.
    Acquired from the above by the present owner.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE COLLECTION


    Literature

    X. Tricot, James Ensor, The Complete Paintings, Brussels, 2009, no. 576, p. 370 (illustrated).


    Exhibited

    Brussels, Palais des Beaux-Arts, James Ensor, January - February 1929, no. 325, p. 12.
    Tel Aviv, Tel Aviv Museum of Art, James Ensor, September - November 1981, no. 38, p. 100 (illustrated p. 56).