19 March 2014
James Ensor (1860-1949)
Pouilleux indisposé se chauffant (Sick Wretch warming himself) (D. 89; Cr., T., E. 91)
drypoint and etching, 1895, on japon nacré paper, signed, dated and titled in pencil, countersigned, titled and inscribed AB in pencil verso, with wide margins, deckle edges at left and below, the upper sheet edge glued to the mount in places verso, otherwise in good condition
P. 161 x 119 mm., S. 298 x 204 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. 91.
Strasbourg/Basel, 1995-96, no. 105.
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