Lodewijk Schelfhout prints for sale

Dutch, 1881-1943

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Le Soleil -  SCHELFHOUT

Le Soleil
Drypoint, 1918, Zandvoort catalogue # 70, edition 20 in two states. 7 3/4 x 7 3/4 in. Signed and dated in pencil. This is a superb impression with full margins. The condition is excellent. This impression inscribed "2st." meaning second state (of two). Schelfhout excelled in the drypoint medium and his best work consisted of these subtle, modernist landscapes which remind us of the early work of Mondrian and also the prints of Jan Toorop. In fact, Schelfhout shared a studio with Mondrian in Paris and he helped introduce cubist aesthetics to Holland. His graphic work is included in the catalogue, The Cubist Print, 1981.
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Verre (Holland) -  SCHELFHOUT

Verre (Holland)
Drypoint, 1917, Cultureel Centrum Zandvoort catalogue # 61 (i/II), edition 26. 6 1/4 x 4 5/8 in. Signed and dated in pencil and also inscribed "1st" in reference to the state (staat). This is a superb impression with full margins. The condition is fine apart from a very faint suggestion of light toning within an older mat opening. Schelfhout's work is discussed on pages 212-213 of Holland on Paper in the Age of Art Nouveau, by Cliff Ackley (2014).
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View of a Dutch Town  -  SCHELFHOUT

View of a Dutch Town
Drypoint, 1916-1919, edition unknown. 6 1/2 x 4 7/8 in. Signed and dated in pencil. A superb impression rich with burr. Full margins. Very good condition. Schelfhout's work is included in The Cubist Print (1981). He was a friend of Jan Toorop and shared a studio with Mondrian in Paris.
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