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Les Pochards (The Drunkards)

James Ensor-Les Pochards (The Drunkards)-1910

Sell Through Rate: 100%

Les Pochards (The Drunkards)
79.5 x 100 cm
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Oil on canvas
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Signed Ensor (lower right)
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Provenance :
J.F. van Missiel, Liege (sale: Galerie Royale, Brussels, 30th March 1918, no. 5); Yvan Lamberty, Brussels (sale: Galerie Giroux, Brussels, 11th February 1929, lot 5); Sale: Galerie Giroux, Brussels, 7th December 1931, lot 51; Sale: Galerie Giroux, Brussels, 6th May 1933, lot 76; Marcel Cuvelier, Brussels (acquired before 1946); Sale: Galerie Giroux, Brussels, 13th December 1956, lot 20; Andre Cuvelier, Brussels (acquired by 1972); Willem Kleinberg, Antwerp; Sale: Campo, Antwerp, 29th April 1981, lot 642; Sale: Sotheby's, London, 29th June 1983, lot 20; Hayakawa Gallery (purchased at the previous sale); Sale: Hotel New Otani, Osaka, 11th December 1987, lot 25; Sale: Campo, Antwerp, 9th February 1993, lot 170; Galerie Jan Krugier, Geneva; Galerie Willy D'Huysser, Brussels ; Sale: Christie's, London, 26th June 2002, lot 129; Purchased at the previous sale by the present owner
Exhibition History :
Brussels, Palais des Beaux-Arts, Retrospective James Ensor, 1929, no. 259; Amsterdam, Kunsthandel Huinck & Scherjon, Werken door James Ensor, 1930, no. 14; Brussels, Galerie Georges Giroux, Hommage a James Ensor, 1945, no. 43 ; London, National Gallery, C.E.M.A. Exhibition, 1946, no. 43 (titled The Topers); Basel, Kunsthalle & Munster, Landesmuseum, James Ensor, 1963, no. 82; Stuttgart, Wurttembergischer Kunstverein, Ensor ein Maler aus dem spaten 19.Jahrhundert, 1972, no. 53; Brussels, Galerie des Beaux-Arts, James Ensor, 1989, no. 5; Madrid, Banco Bilbao Vizcaya, James Ensor, 1996, no. 42, illustrated in the catalogue; Machelen (Zulte), Roger Raveel-Museum, Ensor & Raveel, 2008-09, n.n., illustrated in the catalogue

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