• Christies auction house James Christie logo

    Sale 11964

    Prints & Multiples

    15 March 2016, London, King Street

  • Lot 35

    James Ensor

    Les Gendarmes

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    James Ensor
    Les Gendarmes
    etching, 1888, on simili-Japan paper, Elesh's seventh, final state, signed, dated and titled in pencil, with wide margins, soft creasing at the upper sheet corners, otherwise in very good condition
    Plate 180 x 237 mm., Sheet 347 x 480 mm.


    Contact Client Service
    • info@christies.com

    • New York +1 212 636 2000

    • London +44 (0)20 7839 9060

    • Hong Kong +852 2760 1766

    • Shanghai +86 21 6355 1766

    Contact the department

    Special Notice

    Artist's Resale Right ("Droit de Suite"). Artist's Resale Right Regulations 2006 apply to this lot, the buyer agrees to pay us an amount equal to the resale royalty provided for in those Regulations, and we undertake to the buyer to pay such amount to the artist's collection agent.


    Provenance

    Mira Jacob Wolfovska (1912-2004), Paris, without her blindstamp; then by descent.


    Literature

    Delteil, Croquez, Tavernier, Elesh 55