Hommage A Gilles De Rais
Artwork: Hommage A Gilles De Rais
Size: 130.5 x 162.8 cm
Medium: Oil on canvas
Creation year: 1957
Marks: Signed Labisse (lower left); signed Labisse, dated 1957 and titled on the reverse
Category: Paintings
Provenance: Galerie Isy Brachot, Brussels; Sale: Hotel Drouot, Paris, 29th June 1999, lot 34; Private Collection (acquired in 2003; sale: Christie's, South Kensington, 22nd June 2012, lot 127); Purchased at the previous sale by the present owner
Exhibition history: Paris, Musee d'art moderne de la Ville de Paris, 13eme Salon de mai, 1957; Paris, Galerie de France, Labisse, 1957; Knokke, Casino de Knokke, Labisse, Retrospective, 1960; Paris, Musee Galliera, Labisse, 1962Charleroi, Palais des Beaux-Arts, Labisse, Retrospective, 1969; Culan, Chateau de Culan, L'Art fantastique et le surrealisme du XVe au XXe siecle, 1969; Knokke-Le Zoute, Galerie Isy Brachot, Labisse, 1973; Brussels, Galerie Isy Brachot, Les 400 coups du Diable, 1975; Ostende, Kursaal d'Ostende, Labisse, Retrospective, 50 ans de peinture, 1979; Paris, Galerie Isy Brachot, Felix Labisse, Peintures de 1952 a 1981, 1982; Douai, Musee de la Chartreuse, Labisse, Retrospective 1927-1980, 1986; Cordes-sur-Ciel, Maison Fonpeyrouse, Hommage a Felix Labisse, 2005; Douai, Musee de la Chartreuse & Carcassone, Musee des beaux-arts, Felix Labisse, Retrospective du centenaire de sa naissance, 2005-06; Portland, Maine, Portland Museum of Art, 2012-15 (on loan)

Sotheby's London

Date: 2017-03-02
Lot Number: 323