19 March 2014
James Ensor (1860-1949)
L'Adoration des Bergers (The Adoration of the Shepherds) (D., Cr., T., E. 58)
etching and drypoint, 1888, on pale blue laid paper, an impression of the rare fourth state (of five), signed, dated and titled in pencil, with margins, a short tear at the left edge, the upper sheet edge verso glued to the mount, otherwise in good condition
P. 157 x 118 mm., S. 209 x 175 mm.
Mira Jacob Wolfovska (1912-2004), Paris, with her blindstamp (not in Lugt).
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Bateau Lavoir, Paris, 1978, no. 58.
Strasbourg/Basel, 1995-96, no. 69.
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