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INTENTIONS AND PURPOSES OF THE "JAMES ENSOR ARCHIEF / ARCHIVES"

- centralising all the informations about James Ensor, his work and his lifetime.
- editing new insights and analyses.
- collecting original works by James Ensor.

With these three purposes the James Ensor Archief seeks to support the research and study of the artist , of the late XIXth and early XXth century.

The comprehensive documentation of the James Ensor Archief is available for documenting and expertising artworks and for writing articles and books.

The collection at the disposal of researchers and may be used for museum exhibitons.

The James Ensor Archief has a fund for buying:
- artworks by James Ensor: etchings, handcoloured etchings, drawings and paintings.
- letters, books, catalogues, photographs, magazines, ephemera and any documentation related to his lifetime.