17 September 2014
La luxure, from: Les sept péchés capitaux
etching extensively handcoloured with watercolour, 1888, on Arches laid paper, signed, dated and titled in pencil, counter-signed and titled in pencil verso, with wide margins, pale time staining, otherwise in good condition
P. 96 x 137 mm., S. 226 x 298 mm.
Mira Jacob Wolfovska (1912-2004), Paris, with her blindstamp (not in Lugt).
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James Ensor - Oeuvre gravé Collection Mira Jacob, Editions Les Musée de la Ville, Strasbourg/ Kunstmuseum Basel, 1995-96, no. 70.
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