Friday, January 22, 2010

XXXL Ceramic Wall Sculpture by Paul Vermeire.1950's

New in our collection: realy stunning wall sculpture made by Belgian artist Paul Vermeire from Oostende.( 1928-1974)
It measures almost 3 meters long and is 1 meter high! Typical Flemish-Coast style...
Vermeire was a student of Joost Marechal and also worked for him.Before starting his own studio "Ter Ignis" in 1955 Vermeire assisted Réné Margritte with the painted wall decorations in the Casino in Knokke.
This is a one-off work, commisioned by a bank in Oostende.Made between 1955 and 1960.
Signed in script at the bottom right.

Wednesday, January 20, 2010

Large vase by Perignem. 1960's/70's

Beautiful large vase by Perignem, very nice pattern/colours,Typical Perignem,with a light blue glaze inside.
Size about 35 cm high and 17 cm diameter.
In mint condition, handsigned Perignem.1960's-70's

Saturday, January 16, 2010

Vlisco Umbrella's By Harvey Bouterse

Preview HrVi First winter collection for Vlisco , French handmade Dutch WAX umbrellas.

Wednesday, January 13, 2010

Pastoe Made to Measure : Sideboard/Bar

Very nice sideboard designed by Cees Braakman for Pastoe.From the Made to Measure series.Mid 1950's.
In excellent condition.

Tuesday, January 12, 2010

Raak Cricket Floorlamp 1970's

Very rare model by Raak Amsterdam. "Cricket" Aluminium shades that can be directed in different positions on fine chrome bars.
Hard to find lamp!

Tripod Occasional Tables

Pair of handy tripod side tables in metal and teak.1950's
On the background an old painting by Wouter done in 1995. Acrylic and silkscreen on canvas.

Saturday, January 9, 2010

Woodcut print by Theo Humblet.1962

A stunning woodcut print in black & white by Theo Humblet (1919-2006)
Humblet was a belgian artist well known for his graphic work and paintings.Was also the director of the "Acadamie voor schone kunsten Leuven" from 1959-1979
Rare in this size : 97 by 65 cm , mostly his woodcut prints are small.
This print is numbered 12/15 , dated 62' and signed in pencil lower right.
Based on the painting "De landschapsschilder" (oil on cancvas) also from 1962

Wednesday, January 6, 2010

Monday, January 4, 2010