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Théo van Rysselberghe

Soleil levant

Théo van Rysselberghe

Théo van Rysselberghe

Soleil levant

Soleil levant

Théo van Rysselberghe

1862 - 1926

Soleil levant


signed with the monogram and dated 1916 (lower left)

oil on paper mounted on canvas

46 by 65cm., 18⅛ by 25⅝in.

Framed: 55.2 by 74.5cm., 21¾ by 29⅜in.

Painted in 1916. 


To be included in the forthcoming supplement to the Van Rysselberghe Catalogue raisonnée being prepared by Ronald Feltkamp under the number 1916.035.


We thank Olivier Bertrand for providing additional information on this painting which will be included in his Théo Van Rysselberghe Catalogue raisonné.

Executed on thick buff paper and mounted on canvas, the canvas is nailed into the frame. Inspection under UV light does not reveal any obvious signs of retouching. There are three artist's pinholes, one to the upper left corner, one to the centre of the lower edge and one to the upper part of the right edge. There are some surface accretions and fly spots in places This work was not examined out of the frame. This work is in overall good condition. 


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Halvard Lein Bache, Trondheim (acquired in the 1920s)
Thence by descent to the present owner