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    Sale 7702

    Impressionist/Modern, Day Sale

    5 February 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 392

    Théo van Rysselberghe (1862-1926)

    Maria et Elisabeth van Rysselberghe tricotant au jardin

    Price Realised  

    Théo van Rysselberghe (1862-1926)
    Maria et Elisabeth van Rysselberghe tricotant au jardin
    oil on canvas
    31 7/8 x 32 in. (81 x 81.3 cm.)
    Painted circa 1912


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    Provenance

    Elisabeth van Rysselberghe, Paris.
    Acquired from the above; sale, Sotheby's, London, 28 June 1972, lot 36.
    Acquired at the above sale by the late owner.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM THE ESTATE OF ROAMA SPEARS


    Literature

    Possibly T. van Rysselberghe, letter to O. Maus, 14 July 1912.
    G. van Zype, 'Notice, Théo van Rysselberghe', in Annuaire de l'Académie Royale de Belgique, Brussels, 1932.
    R. Feltkamp, Théo van Rysselberghe, 1862-1926, Brussels, 2003, no. 1912-036 (illustrated p. 402; monogram described as added by another hand).


    Exhibited

    Ghent, Musée des Beaux-Arts, Rétrospective Théo van Rysselberghe, July - September 1962, no. 120 (as 'Femme tricotant à Saint-Clair').