Lot 143
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GUSTAVE DE SMET | Femme au manteau

Estimate
80,000 - 120,000 EUR
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Description

  • Gustave de Smet
  • Femme au manteau
  • signed Gust. De Smet (lower right)
  • oil on canvas
  • 115,7 x 89 cm; 45 1/2 x 35 in.
  • Painted in 1937.

Provenance

Tony Herbert, Kortrijk (acquired directly from the artist)
Thence by descent to the present owner

Exhibited

Brussels, Palais des Beaux-Arts, Gustave de Smet 1877-1943, 1950, no. 74
Ostend, Casino, De vrouw in de kunst, 1952, no. 49
Leuven, Universitair Kunstcentrum, Synthese van het Vlaams Expressionisme, 1955, no. 24
Ghent, Musée des Beaux-Arts (& travelling to La Hague, Hasselt, Ostend, Groningen and Charleroi), Verzameling Tony Herbert, 1957, no. 14, illustrated in the catalogue
Louvain, 1957, no. 14
Boitsfort, Maison Haute, Gustave de Smet, 1959, no. 21
Ostend, Feestpaleis, Museum voor Schone Kunsten, Het Vlaams expressionisme, 1961, no. 33
Antwerp, Koninklijk Museum voor Schnoe Kunsten, Gustave de Smet, Retrospectieve tentoonstelling, 1961, no. 244, illustrated in the catalogue fig. 74 p. 147
Deurle, Museum Dhont-Dhaenens, The Tony Herbert Collection, 2011

Literature

Paul-Gustave van Hecke & Emile Langui, Gustave de Smet, sa vie et son œuvre, Brussels, 1945, illustrated pl. 35 (under the title Portrait de femme)
Leo van Puyvelde, Gustave de Smet, Antwerp, 1949, no. 21, illustrated np.
Piet Boyens, Gust. De Smet, Chronique et Analyse de l'œuvre, Antwerp, 1989, no. 1052, illustrated p. 246
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