8 February 2012
Fernand Khnopff (1858-1921)
Dans la neige
signed 'FERNAND KHNOPFF' (lower left)
pastel on paper
9¾ x 11¾ in. (23.7 x 30 cm.)
Executed circa 1916
The artist's estate; his sale, Galerie George Giroux, Brussels, 27 November 1922, lot 45 (titled 'De la neige').
Léo Errera, Brussels, by whom acquired at the above, and thence by descent to the present owner.
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R.L. Delevoy, C. de Croës & G. Ollinger-Zinque, Fernand Khnopff, Brussels, 1987, no. 574, p. 392 (illustrated).
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