Lot 443
  • 443

Henri Evenepoel

Estimate
20,000 - 30,000 GBP
Sold
48,750 GBP
bidding is closed

Description

  • Henri Evenepoel
  • La chambre de l'artiste
  • oil on canvas
  • 54.5 by 73.8cm., 21 1/2 by 29in.

Provenance

Sophie Fraikin-Devis, Brussels (aunt of the artist)
Blanche Marie Verhaeren-Fraikin, Brussels (by descent from the above)
Renée Belliére-Verhaeren, Brussels (by descent from the above)
Jacques Belliére, Brussels (by descent from the above)
Sale: De Vuyst, Lokeren, 8th December 2001, lot 446
Purchased at the above sale by the late owner

Exhibited

Brussels, Cercle Artistique et Littéraire, Exposition d' œuvres de Henri Evenepoel, 1923-24, no. 112
Brussels, Galerie Georges Giroux, Henri Evenepoel, 1932, no. 1
Brussels, Musées royaux des Beaux-Arts de Belgique, Henri Evenepoel, 1942-43, no. 37
Charleroi, Salle de la Bourse, Cercle Artistique et Littéraire, XXIIe Salon, 1948, no. 14
Anvers, Musée Royal des Beaux-Arts, Evenepoel, 1953, no. 2

Literature

Henri Kerels, La Retrospective Henri Evenepoel au Musée Royal des Beaux-Arts d'Anvers in: 'La Lanterne', Brussels, 14th July 1953, no. 161, illustrated p. 4
André Rieux, Les Arts Plastiques. A la découverte d'un peintre. Evenepoel au Musée d'Anvers in: 'Germinal', Brussels, 19th July 1953, no. 193, illustrated p. 13
Marie Jeanne Chartrain-Hebbelinck, Henri Evenepoel face à Manet in: 'Revue belge d'Archéologie et d'Histoire de l'Art,' Brussels, LIV, 1985, illustrated p. 75
Danielle Derrey-Capon, 'Catalogue raisonné de l'œuvre peint', in Henri Evenepoel, Brussels, 1994, no. 8, illustrated pp. 19 & 215

Catalogue Note

A lithograph of Fernand Khnopff's Affiche de la huitième exposition des XX (detail) is visible on the left background wall, which also features in a portrait of Evenepoel's father Edmond dated circa 1894.  
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