19 March 2014
James Ensor (1860-1949)
Le Pont Rustique (The Rustic Bridge) (D., Cr., T., E. 76)
etching, 1889, on japon nacré paper, Elesh's third, final state, signed, dated and titled in pencil, countersigned, titled and inscribed AB in pencil verso, with wide margins, a deckle edge below, the upper sheet edge verso glued to the mount, otherwise in good condition
P. 80 x 122 mm., S 200 x 292 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. 76.
Strasbourg/Basel, 1995-96, no. 90.
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