The painter Marinus Bies (1894-1975) lived and worked in Aarle-Rixtel and the surroundings. He was a student of A.M.Gorter and Herman Moerkerk and otherwise formed himself. Since 1933 he became a professional painter.
He painted and drew Brabant landscapes, especially Peel landscapes. He was inspired by the Belgian expressive painters like Constant Permeke.
He was called an atmospheric painter. He taught his son H.Th. Bies.
Literature: Pieter Scheen, Jacobs
Although the painting is not signed, it is clearly a work from the oeuvre of painter Marinus Bies.
- Marinus Bies (1894-1975) Omgeving van
- Title of artwork
- Medio jaren 30
- Oil on canvas
- Not signed
- Overall in fairly good condition with traces of ageing and usage
- Sold with frame
- Image size
- 32×59 cm
- Total dimensions
- 47×47×8 cm