LIL Joseph (Van)
LA QUESTION D’ORIENT
Oil on panel: 63 x 46.8 cm / 24.8 x 18.4 ins
Signed and dated '1876' lower left
Painter of portraits and genre scenes.
Joseph Van Lil was active from 1864 till 1878.
He lived in Antwerp for some time (7, Eiermarkt).
In 1880 he participated at the XXXIth Triennal in Ghent.
“Notice sur les tableaux et objets d’art” mentions one of his paintings on page 149: n° 946 “La dernière à l’église” (“The Last One In Church”.