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Property from an Important Private Collection

Théo van Rysselberghe

La pointe du Rossignol (Cap Layet)

Auction Closed

March 2, 07:38 PM GMT


800,000 - 1,200,000 GBP

Lot Details


Property from an Important Private Collection

Théo van Rysselberghe

1862 - 1926

La pointe du Rossignol (Cap Layet)

signed with the monogram and dated 1905 (lower centre)

oil on canvas

73.4 by 85.2cm., 29 by 33½in.

Painted in 1905.

To be included in the forthcoming Van Rysselberghe Online Catalogue Raisonné being prepared by Ronald Feltkamp.

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




1862 - 1926年




73.4 x 85.2 公分;29 x 33½ 英寸




Maria van Rysselberghe (the artist's wife; until at least 1908)
Galerie Druet, Paris
(possibly) Helene Kröller-Müller, Amsterdam
(possibly) Lotte Scheibler-Müller, The Hague & Cologne (niece of the above; acquired from the above)
Private Collection, Switzerland
Sale: Galerie Koller, Zurich, 15th March 1985, lot 901
André Gombert, Paris (sold: Sotheby's, London, 3rd December 1985, lot 19)
Charles Pankow, San Francisco (purchased at the above sale. Sold: Sotheby's, New York, 5th November 2004, lot 170)
Richard Green, London
Private Collection, Belgium (acquired from the above. Sold: Sotheby’s, London, 23rd June 2010, lot 114)
Purchased at the above sale by the present owner
(possibly) Letter from the artist to Octave Maus, circa March 1908
Henricus P. Bremmer, 'Théo van Rysselberghe', in Moderne Kunstwerken, 1910, no. 7
Marie-Jeanne Chartrain-Hebbelinck, 'Théo van Rysselberghe: Le groupe des XX et La Libre Esthétique', in Revue Belge d'Archéologie et d'Histoire de l'Art, XXXIV, 1965, p. 131
Ronald Feltkamp, Théo van Rysselberghe. Catalogue Raisonné, 1862-1926, Paris & Brussels, 2003, no. 1905-001, illustrated p. 349 & in colour p. 109