Cornelis Brandenburg (1884-1954) - De Koepelkerk aan het Singel te Amsterdam

Description
Cornelis Brandenburg (1884-1954) - De Koepelkerk aan het Singel te Amsterdam
Etching - Hand signed - 1930

Cornelis Brandenburg was born in the year 1884 in Wormerveer and became one of the Dutch most famous etcher of (Amsterdam) cityscapes.
The city archive of Amsterdam has 64 etchings by him; he made over a hundred pieces of Amsterdam.
He was a student of August Allebé, Antoon Derkinderen, Pieter Dupont and Georg Rueter.
Brandenburg was a member of Arti et Amicitiae (Amsterdam).

In 1902 he moved to Amsterdam and studied at the drawing school for art crafts.
He worked at “De Distel” in Amsterdam as a painter of pottery.
Thereafter, he concentrated fully on etching and became the most important etcher of the canals of Amsterdam.

He died in Amsterdam in 1954.

A book was published with all his etchings.

This etching comes in an old and original ridged frame.

Lot details
Artist
Cornelis Brandenburg (1884-1954)
Title of artwork
De Koepelkerk aan het Singel te Amsterdam
Year
1930
Technique
Etching
Signature
Hand signed
Condition
In good condition
Sold with frame
Yes
Image size
12×31.5 cm
Total dimensions
26.5×47.5×1 cm
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