17 September 2014
L'orgueil, from: Les sept péchés capitaux
etching extensively handcoloured with watercolour, gouache and crayon, 1904, on Japan paper, Elesh's fourth, final state, signed in pencil, with small margins, remains of old glue at the upper sheet corners verso, otherwise in very good condition
P. 98 x 150 mm., S. 160 x 251 mm.
Mira Jacob Wolfovska (1912-2004), Paris, with her blindstamp (not in Lugt).
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Delteil; Croquez; Taevernier 122; Elesh 127
James Ensor - Oeuvre gravé Collection Mira Jacob, Editions Les Musée de la Ville, Strasbourg/ Kunstmuseum Basel, 1995-96, no. 145.
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