19 June 2007
Léon Spilliaert (1881-1946)
Les habits blancs (Witte gewaden)
signed 'L Spilliaert' (lower right)
gouache, watercolour, pastel, brush and India ink and pencil on brown paper
17¾ x 10 5/8 in. (45 x 27 cm.)
Executed in 1912
The artist's family.
Acquired from the above by the present owner in the 1960s.
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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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