(Ghent 1884 - Schaerbeek 1946)
An Elderly Man Studying a Map (Le géographe)
Signed and inscribed Maurice Langaskens. / étude. at the lower left.
300 x 345 mm. (11 7/8 x 13 5/8 in.)
An analogous subject is also found in a small panel of an entomologist scrutinizing an insect - of similar dimensions, medium and technique to the present panel - which appeared at auction in Paris in 2008.
Day and Faber, London