Conelis Vreedenburgh Woerden (1880-1946) - Bootje aan het water

Description
Conelis Vreedenburgh Woerden (1880-1946) - Bootje aan het water
Oil on canvas - Hand signed - 1931

Beautiful oil painting by Cornelis Vreedenburgh. The painting is in reasonably good condition with some cracks mainly in the air.
The painting has been framed by W. Schippers Lijstenmaker from the Maliestraat in The Hague.
In 1966 the painting was given on loan for an exhibition by Mr D.G. Murman, the former dike grave of Tielerwaard.

Signed bottom left.



Cornelis Vreedenburgh (1880-1946) was largely self-taught. Initially he worked as a house painter and drew and painted in his spare time, until he could focus on painting full-time due to a Royal fund in 1904. He was helped by the advice of W.B. Tholen, who often invited him on his boat on the Kaag and the Loosdrechtse plassen. The meadow and water scenes that Vreedenburgh painted were immediately loved for their strong colours and the striking manner in which he depicted the light and atmosphere of the Dutch landscape.

Lot details
Title of artwork
Bootje aan het water
Artist
Conelis Vreedenburgh Woerden (1880-1946)
Year
1931
Technique
Oil on canvas
Signature
Hand signed
Sold with frame
Yes
Condition
Overall in good condition with traces of ageing and usage
Image size
23×34 cm
Total dimensions
3×32×43 cm
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