Vissersdorp (Fisherman's Village) - GUSTAVE DE SMET
GUSTAVE DE SMET
Woodcut, 1919, very small edition; proofs only. 9 1/4 x 8 in. Signed, titled and dated in pencil. This is a fine, dark impression on cream laid paper. The condition is fine. The margins appear to be full and untrimmed. (A pencil annotation or dedication has been erased at right, just above the signature. This is an early, potent work by de Smet, one of the most important of the Flemish expressionist printmakers. It's a rare print.
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