Old Canal (Vieux Canal) (also called, En Ville Morte) - JULES DE BRUYCKER
JULES DE BRUYCKER
Etching, 1926, LeRoy 139, edition 50. 10 1/2 x 7 3/4 in. Signed and titled in pencil. A superb impression in excellent condition. The margins are full and untrimmed. This engaging work was published as part of La Gravure Originale Belge, Volume 3, (1926). De Bruycker was a stellar and eccentric Flemish etcher from Ghent and a great many of his prints are based on his time there. The best source of information on the artist (in English) is Stephen H. Goddard's catalogue from 1996, De Bruycker, An Eye on Flanders: The Graphic Art of Jules de Bruycker (Spencer Museum of Art, University of Kansas) (ISBN 0-913689-39-4).
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