1881 - 1946
NEPTUNE ET GALATHÉE
signed L. Spilliaert and dated Nov. 22 (lower right)
gouache on brown paper
99.8 by 73.8cm., 39 1/4 by 29 1/8 in.
Executed in November 1922.
The authenticity of this work has been confirmed by Madame Anne Adriaens-Pannier.
Estate of the artist
Thence by descent to the present owner
Léon Spilliaert: Symbol and Expression in 20th Century Belgian Art (exhibition catalogue), The Phillips Collection, Washington D.C., 1980, fig. 11, illustrated p. 39
Francine-Claire Legrand, Léon Spilliaert, Lannoo, 1981, no. 194, illustrated p. 213