103. Frans Masereel

Frans Masereel
(1889-1972)
Le Chat noir (1960)
Signed with monogram and dated 1960 (in mirror image) lower left
Woodblock, 39.9 x 55 cm / 44.3 x 59.5 cm (framed)
Provenance:
– Gallery Jos Beckers, Ghent
- Private collection, the Netherlands
Literature:
– R. Avermaete, Frans Masereel; bibliography [by] Pierre Vorms and Hanns-Conon von der Gabelentz, De Arbeiderspers, Amsterdam, 1975, bibl. D, p. 280, no. 247
– F. de Nave (ed.), Frans Masereel: innovator of woodcarving (exh.cat.), Museum Plantin-Moretus/Stedelijk Printenkabinet, Antwerp, 1989, no. 58
– P. Ritter, Frans Masereel: an annotated Bibliographie des druckgraphicischen Werkes, Saur, Munich, 1992, A a, p. 62, no. 275
Note:
One print of this woodblock, numbered 14/25, is part of the collection of the Museum of Fine Arts in Ghent (inv.no. 2002-L-169).

Estimate
€ 1.500 - 2.500
Hammer amount
€ 1.400