19 March 2014
James Ensor (1860-1949)
Affiche pour le Carnaval d'Ostende (Poster for the Ostend Carnival) (T. 142; E. 136)
lithograph in colours, 1931, on wove paper, the colours bright, signed and dedicated Pour Mlle. Augusta Boogaerts/ ces masques ostendais et autres in black ink, with the official City of Ostende Carnival Committee stamp, with margins, occasional soft handling creases, otherwise in very good condition
L. 413 x 290 mm., S. 474 x 327 mm.
Augusta Boogaerts (1850-1951), Ostend; a gift from the artist.
Mira Jacob Wolfovska (1912-2004), Paris, with her blindstamp (not in Lugt).
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Bateau Lavoir, Paris, 1978, no. 142.
Strasbourg/Basel, 1995-96, no. 161.
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