10 December 2013
Jean Brusselmans (1884-1953)
Man with a pipe
signed 'Jean/Brusselmans.' (lower left)
oil on canvas
89.5 x 81 cm.
Painted in 1921
Galerie Georges Giroux, Brussels, no. 136 (titled 'Le Fumeur').
Jean Van Parys, Brussels.
Acquired from the above by the present owner in 1964.
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Robert L. Delevoy, Jean Brusselmans. Catalogue Raisonné,
Brussels 1972, no. 144 (illustrated p. 316).
Oslo, Kunstnerner Hus, Belgisk Kunst, 26 May - 17 June 1934, no. 9.
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