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Scènes de la Vie du Christ

1921
James Ensor (Belgian, 1860–1949), Publisher Georges Giroux (Belgian, active early 20th century), Printer J. E. Goossens (Belgian, early 20th century)


Place of Publication: Brussels, Belgium

Catalogue Raisonné

Artist & the Book 1860-1960, 97

Dimensions

Overall (in portfolio): 26.5 x 32.5 x 2.4 cm (10 7/16 x 12 13/16 x 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

63.733

Medium or Technique

Album of 32 color lithographs after drawings

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Portfolios

(Brussels: Galerie Georges Giroux, 1921) Oblong folio; [2 ff.] 32 plates [1 f.]; original publisher’s printed wrappers, in original half orange cloth portfolio, gilt-stamped beige cloth boards.

Illustrations from the life of Christ.


Brussels: Galerie Georges Giroux, 1921

Signed

Pen and black ink below justification: "James Ensor"

Provenance

W. G. Russell Allen, Boston (1882-1955), by whom bequeathed to MFA, June 19, 1963.

Credit Line

Bequest of W. G. Russell Allen