18 April 2000
Jean Pierre Franois Lamorinière (Belgian, 1828-1911)
Chateau de Wartburg
signed and dated lower right Fcois Lamorinière/XX 1876
oil on panel
82 x 55 cm
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Exposition Historique de l'Art Belge, Salon Antwerp, 1876
Antwerpen, Guillaume Campo, 75 Jaar Campo, no. 467.
Antwerpen, Koninklijk Museum Schone Kunsten, FR. Lamorière, 11 May-16 June 1974.
The artist was commissioned by his friend and maecenas Victor Lynen to paint a view of Castle Warburg near Eisenbach, Germany in 1876. The present lot can be considered as the smaller preliminary version for the larger final version, which was executed two years later.
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