Gisbert COMBAZ (Antwerp 1869 - Saint-Gilles 1941)
Pen and black ink and watercolour, on buff paper laid down on board. Signed with the artist’s monogram and dated 1911(?) at the lower left.433 x 583 mm. (17 x 22 7/8 in.) [sheet]ENQUIRE
This large watercolour was once part of the remarkable collection of late 19th and early 20th century Belgian graphic art assembled by Louis and Berthe Wittamer-De Camps in Brussels. The work was included in an exhibition of works from their collection ( La Belle Epoque: Masterworks by Combaz, Léo Jo and Livemont. A Loan Exhibition from the Collection of L. Wittamer-De Camps) which travelled around America in 1980-1981.
Louis and Berthe Wittamer-De Camps, Brussels.
Yolande Oostens-Wittamer, La Belle Epoque: Masterworks by Combaz, Léo Jo and Livemont, San Francisco and elsewhere, 1980-1981, p.35, no.40 (not illustrated).