• Lot 30

    Wim Oepts (1904-1988)

    Zelfportret

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    Estimate

    Wim Oepts (1904-1988)
    Zelfportret
    signed and dated 'Oepts. 38' (lower right)
    oil on canvasboard
    36 x 30 cm.
    Painted in 1938


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    Provenance

    W. Oepts, Paris, 1975.
    Anonymous sale, Sotheby's Mak van Waay, Amsterdam, 8 December 1975, lot 283.
    Acquired at the above sale by the artist.
    The estate of the artist.
    Acquired from the above by the present owners.


    Literature

    J.Q. van Regteren Altena, 'De schilder Oepts' in: Elsevier, 1939, vol. 4, p. 216.
    M-L. Van Aubel, M. Jooren & C. Roodenburg-Schadd, Wim Oepts, Zwolle, 2011, no. SK.067, p. 158 (illustrated).


    Exhibited

    Amsterdam, Stedelijk Museum, Tentoonstelling Hollandsche kunstenaarskring, 25 March - 16 April 1939, no. 82.
    Amersfoort, De Zonnehof, Wim Oepts en Fred Carasso, 7 April - 15 May 1978.
    Paris, Institut Néerlandais, Wim Oepts, tableaux et gravures, 19 April - 20 May 1984.
    Zutphen, Museum Henriette Polak, Wim Oepts, Overzichtstentoonstelling, 24 October - 6 December 1987, no. 1 (illustrated).