Arnout van Gilst (1898-1981) - Zonsondergang Tjeukemeer

Description
Arnout van Gilst (1898-1981) - Zonsondergang Tjeukemeer
Oil on canvas - Hand signed - 1938/1939

Van Gilst painted in a
Naturalistic-Impressionist style. Much of his work, especially the landscapes, are reminiscent of those by Cor Noltee. Van Gilst was a real outdoor painter. He definitively wanted being inspired by the environment and prefer going to a remote place where not every time someone could pop up and watch with over his shoulders. Van Gilst rather would nestle at the side of a ditch to paint the fields on the other side which he would first depict very recognizable and detailed to later fade them a bit during the finishing.

The whole is in excellent condition.
Clearly signed with A van Gilst at the bottom left.

Image: 48 x 68 cm.
Object: 74 x 94 cm.

Lot details
Artist
Arnout van Gilst (1898-1981)
Title of artwork
Zonsondergang Tjeukemeer
Year
1938/1939
Technique
Oil on canvas
Signature
Hand signed
Condition
In good condition
Sold with frame
Yes
Image size
48×68 cm
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