Lot 144
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GUSTAVE DE SMET | Torse nu

Estimate
8,000 - 12,000 EUR
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Description

  • Gustave de Smet
  • Torse nu
  • signed Gust. De Smet (lower right)
  • sanguine and charcoal on paper
  • 67,3 x 44,8 cm; 26 1/2 x 17 5/8 in.
  • Executed in 1939.

Provenance

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

Exhibited

Charleroi, Cercle Royal Artistique et Littéraire, XXVIIe Salon, Rétrospective Gustave De Smet, 1953
Ghent, Musée des Beaux-Arts (& travelling to La Hague, Hasselt, Ostend, Groningen and Charleroi), Verzameling Tony Herbert, 1957
Deurle, Museum Dhont-Dhaenens, The Tony Herbert Collection, 2011

Literature

Piet Boyens, Gust. De Smet, Chronique et Analyse de l'œuvre, Antwerp, 1989, no. 1133, illustrated p. 430
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