Iston, Pouffamatus, Cracozie et Transmouffe, Célèbres médecins persans examinant les selles de roi Darius après la bataille d'Arbelles (Iston, Pouffamatus, Cracozie, and Transmoufee, Famous Persian Doctors Examine King Darius' Excrement after the Battle of Arbela)

James Ensor, Belgian, 1860 - 1949



Etching on Japan paper

Plate: 9 13/16 × 7 1/2 in. (25 × 19 cm)

Sheet: 16 1/4 × 10 1/2 in. (41.2 × 26.7 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Purchased through the Julia L. Whittier Fund



Place Made: Belgium, Europe


19th century

Object Name


Research Area


Not on view


Inscribed, in graphite, lower center: H3 - 400 RL; Reverse, stamped, in purple ink, lower right: MADE IN FRANCE [stamped twice]


Ferdinand Roten Gallery, Baltimore, Maryland; sold to present collection, 1965.

Catalogue Raisonne

A. Croquez (1947): 6; Tricot (2010): 2

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