Paul Delvaux 1897-1994
Watercolour, brush and India ink, gouache and chalk on paper.
Signed and dated ‘P Delvaux 6-24' (lower left)
12½ x 17½ in.
The present example dates from 1924, and was painted during his expressionist period and bears a marked similarity to landscapes painted by the French painter Maurice de Vlaminck (1876 -1958)
Christies London Lot 223 April 2013 Au Bord de la Mer. Private collections from St. Tropez, Cap d'Antibes and a Swiss Villa Sale no. 11.
Sotheby's Amsterdam 23 April 1991 Sotheby's London 13 October
Tate Gallery, London, Museum Paul Delvaux, Belgium, Museum of Modem Art, New York.
Pompidou Centre, Paris. National Gallery of Scotland.