The Temptation of Saint Anthony

A work made of colored pencils and scraping, with graphite, charcoal, conté crayon, and additions in colored chalk and watercolor, selectively fixed, with cut and pasted elements, on 51 sheets of ivory wove paper (discolored to cream), joined, and formerly laid down on canvas.
© 2018 Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / SABAM, Brussels

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  • A work made of colored pencils and scraping, with graphite, charcoal, conté crayon, and additions in colored chalk and watercolor, selectively fixed, with cut and pasted elements, on 51 sheets of ivory wove paper (discolored to cream), joined, and formerly laid down on canvas.

Date:

1887

Artist:

James Ensor
Belgian, 1860-1949

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Artist

James Ensor

Title

The Temptation of Saint Anthony

Origin

Belgium

Date

1887

Medium

Colored pencils and scraping, with graphite, charcoal, conté crayon, and additions in colored chalk and watercolor, selectively fixed, with cut and pasted elements, on 51 sheets of ivory wove paper (discolored to cream), joined, and formerly laid down on canvas

Inscriptions

Signed "James Ensor 1887" lr

Dimensions

1,795 × 1,547 mm

Credit Line

Regenstein Endowment and the Louise B. and Frank H. Woods Purchase Fund

Reference Number

2006.87

Copyright

© 2018 Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / SABAM, Brussels

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