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Title

Death pursuing the human flock

1896


Artist

James Sydney Ensor

Belgium

13 Apr 1860 - 19 Nov 1949


Details


Alternative title

La Mort poursuivant le troupeau des humains


Date

1896


Media category

Print


Materials used

drypoint


Edition

Taevernier 104, ii of three states


Dimensions

23.9 x 18.2 cm platemark; 31.9 x 25.0 cm sheet


Signature & date

Signed and dated l.r., pencil " James Ensor 1896". Signed l.c., [incised plate] "J Ensor".


Credit

Purchased with funds provided by the Art Gallery Society of New South Wales 1978


Location

Not on display


Accession number

101.1978


Artist information

James Sydney Ensor

Works in the collection

1


Shown in 5 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 6 publications

Bibliography


Canberra Museum and Art Gallery and Royal Belgian Embassy (Organisers), From Belgium with lace: Belgian art in Australian collections, Canberra, 2000. no catalogue numbers

Nicholas Draffin (Curator), The bitten image: European etchings from the collection, Sydney, 1980, 12. no catalogue numbers

Nicolas Draffin, Three years on: a selection of acquisitions 1978-1981, 'Prints and Drawings - Australia, European and American', pg. 47-66, Sydney, 1981, 51 (illus.). cat.no. 4

Renée Free, Fin de Siècle, Sydney, Jan 1994. no catalogue numbers

Peter Raissis', Look: 1953-2003 celebrating 50 years, 'European works on paper', pg.56, Sydney, May 2003, 56 (illus.).

David Tunny, Look, 'Benefactors fill funding gap for gallery', pg. 22-23, Heidelberg, May 1996, 23 (illus.).