Some pictures from an artist's life (Quelques images de la vie d'un artiste)

1917
Edgard Tytgat (Belgian (Netherlands), 1879–1957)


Catalogue Raisonné

Taillaert 31, 24, 26

Dimensions

Overall: 31 x 21.7 x 1.5 cm (12 3/16 x 8 9/16 x 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

2010.638

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with linoleum and woodcuts

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

(London: [the artist] 1917) 31 cm; [19 bifolia, printed on inside verso/rectos only, 16 of which (text) are numbered 1-16]; original artist’s hand-printed paper wrappers.


London: [the artist] 1917

Signed

Below colophon in graphite: "Edgard Tijtgat"

Provenance

Paul van der Perre (b. 1895- d. 1970), Brussels. 2003, Romantic Agony Book Auctions, Brussels; June 2003, sold by the Romantic Agony Book Auctions to C. G. Boerner, Düsseldorf, Germany; 2009, to C. G. Boerner, New York; 2010, sold by C. G. Boerner, New York to the MFA. (Accession Date: September 22, 2010)

Credit Line

Arthur and Charlotte Vershbow Fund

Copyright

© 2011 Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / SABAM, Belgium.