Charles HERMANS - À L'Aube - Drawing ca. 1875

 

Charles HERMANS

(1839-1924)

 


À l'Aube (detail), ca. 1875

Original drawing by Hermans detailing

 central composition of his masterpiece
 

 

395 x 285 mm

Pen in ink on paper

Signed middle left

'C. Hermans'

PROVENANCE :

Ancienne collection Charles Tardieu

Ancienne collection Jean Jadot

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Charles HERMANS (1839-1924) "À l'Aube", 1875. Oil on canvas, 248 x 317 cm, Royal Museum of Fine Arts of Belgium in Brussels, inv. 2812. Hermans' masterpiece is generally regarded as the manifest of Belgian realist painting.