Opera Gallery

Paul Delvaux (Belgium, Antheit 1897-1994 Veurne)
La Fin du Voyage, 1968
Oil on canvas
H 165.1 x W 145 cm
Signed: P. DELVAUX and dated 10-68 on the lower right; signed again, titled and dated: 1968 on the stretcher
Provenance: Mr. and Mrs. Morton D. May, St. Louis, USA, by 1969; Marlborough Gallery, London; Don Bartolomé March, Madrid (until at least 1991); Christie's London, 3 February 2003, lot 168; Collection of Paul Yeou Chichong
Literature: Jerrold Lanes, New York, The Burlington Magazine, vol. CXI, n° 794, May 1969, p. 325, ill.; Michel Butor, Jean Clair, Suzanne Houbart-Wilkin, Delvaux, Catalogue de l'oeuvre peint, Brussels, 1975, n° 309, p. 271, ill.; Jacques Sojcher, Paul Delvaux ou la passion puérile, Paris, 1991, p. 78, ill.
Exhibitions: New York, Staempfli Gallery, Paul Delvaux, 1969, n° 15; Madrid, Fundacion Juan March; Barcelona, Funacio Caixa Catalunya and Florence, Pallazzo Corsini, Delvaux, 1998, n° 72, p. 113, ill. in colour

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