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Fine Art | Auction: 14.11.2019 | Preview: 08.11.2019 - 11.11.2019

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Lot 1059

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Langaskens, Maurice
1884 Ghent - 1946 Schaerbeek

"Gevangenen troost". Self-portrait of the artist as butterfly observer during captivity. Oil on canvas. Relined. 39 x 33cm. titled, dated and signed upper right: Gevangenen troost / te Göttingen / Juni 1917 / Maurits Langaskens. Framed.

Label of the Brussels Galerie Sneyers on the stretcher.

The time the first days of the war in 1914 until February 1918, the Belgian painter and graphic artist Maurice Langaskens had to spend in various prison camps. Previously a typical representative of Belgian Art Nouveau, he created numerous vivid scenes and portraits during this period, which today characterise the painter's oeuvre and are among his best works.

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Voraussichtliche Versandkosten für dieses Lot:
Deutschland: 37,00 Euro zzgl. 5,91 Euro MwSt
EU: 70,00 Euro zzgl. 11,18 Euro MwSt
Weltweit: 100,00 Euro zzgl. 15,97 Euro MwSt
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