Le Veilleur Iii Ou Horizons
Artwork: Le Veilleur Iii Ou Horizons
Size: 172 x 272 cm
Medium: Oil on canvas
Creation year: 1962
Marks: Signed P. Delvaux and dated 11-62. (lower right); signed P. Delvaux and inscribed Horizons (on the stretcher)
Category: Paintings
Artwork details : Painted in November 1962
Provenance: Gustave Nellens, Knokke (acquired from the artist); Thence by descent
Exhibition history: Brussels, Musee d'Ixelles, Paul Delvaux, 1967, no. 44; Ferrara, Galleria Civica d'Arte Moderna, Palazzo dei Diamanti, Cento anni di pittura belga, 1970, no. 104, illustrated in the catalogue; Knokke-Heist, Casino, Hommage a G. J. Nellens, 1972, no. 21, illustrated in the catalogue Knokke-Heist, Casino, Paul Delvaux, 1973, no. 48, illustrated in the catalogue; Paris, Centre Georges Pompidou, Le Temps des gares, 1978; Brussels, Palais des Beaux-Arts, Aspects d'une realite quotidienne: 150 ans de chemin de fer en Belgique, 1985; Paris, Hommage a Paul Delvaux, 1985, no. 17; Ferrara, Palazzo dei Diamanti, Paul Delvaux, 1986; Brussels, Galerie Isy Brachot, Paul Delvaux, 1992; Brussels, Royal Museums of Fine Arts of Belgium, Paul Delvaux 1897-1994, 1997, no. 101, illustrated in color in the catalogue

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Date: 2017-11-14
Lot Number: 67
Low Estimate: $1800000 [+22%]
High Estimate: $2200000 [+0%]
Hammer Price: $2200000
Sold For: $2655000