106. Frans Masereel

Frans Masereel
(1889-1972)
Histoire de Fou XVI (1961)
Signed with monogram and dated 1961 (in mirror image) lower centre
Woodblock, 30.9 x 22.9 cm / 35.4 x 27.5 cm (framed)
Provenance:
– Galerij Jos Beckers, Ghent
– Private collection, the Netherlands
Literature:
– R. Avermaete, Frans Masereel; bibliografie [door] Pierre Vorms en Hanns-Conon von der Gabelentz, De Arbeiderspers, Amsterdam, 1975, bibl. D, p. 280, no. 259
– P. Ritter, Frans Masereel: eine annotierte Bibliographie des druckgraphischen Werkes, Saur, Munich, 1992, A a, p. 65, no. 287 & p. 184
Note:
‘Histoire de fou’ was created between 1959 and 1961 as a series of twenty, initially designed as individual woodcuts.

“C’est un peu la réalité de notre temps – F.M.” (see: Ritter, Frans Masereel, p. 184)

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