Exhibition – “L’Autre Ensor” at Grand Curtius in Li


Etude de silhouettes © James Ensor

Admire 52 of the artist’s never-before-seen works as well as a selection from the collections at Liège’s museums. At Grand Curtius from 24/01 to 23/03/14!The exhibition will reveal a brand new collection of works (loaned by the Fine Arts museum of Tournai) by a young James Ensor.Well before the “masks”, his works already expressed the biting irony and latent misanthropy of James Enso, a highly talented precursor of European expressionism.Aged 20, Ensor observed the movements and attitudes of his fellow citizens from his 4th floor window at 44 Rue Longue, Ostende, where he lived. In the first 20 years of his career, he worked on an incredible diversity of themes: religious scenes, satirical, fantasy, street scenes, still life, etc. {loadposition user99}

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Etude de silhouettes © James Ensor

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