Two new online publications reveal new insights concerning the oeuvre of James Ensor. Researcher Patrick Florizoone investigates the painting Ensor et Leman discutant peinture from 1890. It is a rare occasion that Ensor shows his true feelings so unrestrained. Before and after this, he shall never paint so personally and intimately again. In a second online publication researcher Xavier Tricot enlightens the reader on Ensor's use of photographs. Quite some important works were based on photographs.
(News Item December 8, 2017)