Cornelis. Kimmel (1804-1877) - Landschap met personen

Cornelis. Kimmel (1804-1877) - Landschap met personen
Oil on panel - Hand signed - 1851

Middelburg 1804 - 1877 Middelburg

The Zeeland-based painter Cornelis Kimmel lived and worked in Middelburg for almost his entire life. He was trained as an artist at the Drawing Academy, of which he later would become director, and was subsequently taught by marine painter Johannes Hermanus Koekkoek. He was then taught painting at the studio of the Ghent history painter Pieter van Hanselaere. Kimmel specialised in summer and winter landscapes and of winter scenes with skaters, which was a popular genre in the first half of the 19th century. He also made posters.

Museums: Work in, among others, the Zeeland Museum in Middelburg.

Info: Scheen, Benezit, RKD
Was also director of the Academy in Middelburg.

Painting must be picked up.

Lot details
Title of artwork
Landschap met personen
Cornelis. Kimmel (1804-1877)
Oil on panel
Hand signed
Sold with frame
Overall in good condition with traces of ageing and usage
Image size
48×58 cm
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