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Temptation of Saint Anthony

A work made of monotype in brown ink with colored pencil and pen and black ink on cream laid paper.
© 2018 Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / SABAM, Brussels

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  • A work made of monotype in brown ink with colored pencil and pen and black ink on cream laid paper.

Date:

1925

Artist:

James Ensor
Belgian, 1860-1949

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

James Ensor

Title

Temptation of Saint Anthony

Place

Belgium (Artist's nationality:)

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Made 1925

Medium

Monotype in brown ink with colored pencil and pen and black ink on cream laid paper

Inscriptions

Signed recto, lower left, in black ink: "Ensor 25"; inscribed recto, lower right, in graphite: "James Ensor 1925"; inscribed verso, center, in graphite: "James Ensor 27 rue de Flandre Ostende/Tentation de Saint Antoine 1925"

Dimensions

Image/plate: 20.7 × 28.5 cm (8 3/16 × 11 1/4 in.); Sheet: 27.2 × 35.8 cm (10 3/4 × 14 1/8 in.)

Credit Line

Joseph Brooks Fair Fund

Reference Number

1950.1438

Copyright

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

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