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Christ and the Beggars, 1895

  • etching, bister, paper
  • 88 x 131 mm
  • Inv. 1998-B-102

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Prints on Dutch and Japanese paper appeared in the May 1895 issue of the Brussels magazine Le Coq Rouge.


James Ensor RKD VIAF Wikidata
Ostend 1860 - Ostend 1949

Title Christ and the Beggars
Date 1895
Period 19th century
Medium and support etching AAT
Signatures, inscriptions, and markings signature and year bottom right: Ensor 95
signature and year bottom right: James Ensor 95
inscription on the reverse: AT
inscription on the reverse: 501
Collection print room
Object type etching AAT
Inventory number 1998-B-102
Acquisition credit purchase
Taevernier, Auguste (coll.)
Current whereabouts Work currently not on display
IIIF Manifest
Art & Architecture Thesaurus 300055874 religious symbolism AAT
300056485 fantastic art AAT
25H landscapes Iconclass
Keywords Iconclass 11D Christ Iconclass
22C light Iconclass
22C3 supernatural light Iconclass
25G3 trees Iconclass
31A235 sitting figure Iconclass
31A71 male sex; man Iconclass
31A72 female sex; woman Iconclass
31AA235 sitting figure - AA - female human figure Iconclass
46A15 the poor Iconclass
46A151 beggar Iconclass
47B1811 baker Iconclass
47D31 windmill Iconclass
73 New Testament Iconclass
School / Style phantasy
satire (artistic device) AAT
historicism (theory) AAT
Henri Leys, Henri de Braekeleer, James Ensor / Loys Delteil. - Paris : Chez l'Auteur, 1925 (nr. 102)
James Ensor : Catalogue illustrĂ© de ses gravures ; Leur description critique et l'inventaire des plaques = GeĂ¯llustreerde catalogus van zijn gravures ; Hun kritische beschrijving en inventaris van de platen = Illustrated catalogue of his engravings ; Their critical description and inventary of the plates / Auguste Taevernier. - Ledeberg (Gent) : Erasmus Boekhandel bv Amsterdam, 1973 (nr. 102)
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