19 June 2007
Léon Spilliaert (1881-1946)
signed 'L Spilliaert' (lower right)
watercolour, pen and India ink and pencil on paper
8¼ x 11¾ in. (20.9 x 29.8 cm.)
Executed circa 1943
Private collection, by whom acquired directly from the artist, thence by descent; sale, Sotheby's, London, 17 October 1990, lot 162.
Acquired at the above sale by the present owner.
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This work will be included in the forthcoming Spilliaert catalogue raisonné currently being prepared by Anne Adriaens-Pannier.
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