Théo van Rysselberghe

Dancing Girls

unknown
Rysselberghe is the best-known artist of the Belgian Neo-Impressionists and a founder in 1883 of the avant-garde exhibition society "Les XX", which showed works by Georges Seurat, Vincent van Gogh, Paul Gauguin and James McNeill Whistler. The artist became friendly with Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec and the two shared an enthusiasm for the café-concert and dance. Published in a limited edition of 24, this impression is numbered "8".
Title
Dancing Girls
Date
unknown
Medium
Print
Materials
etching and drypoint in green on laid paper
Dimensions
24.6 x 20.3 cm; plate: 21.2 x 18.3 cm
Nationality
Belgian
Credit line
Purchased 1989
Accession number
30382