Cornelis Brandenburg (1884 - 1954) - Amsterdam, Eerste Leliedwarsstraat met zicht op de Westerkerk

Description
Cornelis Brandenburg (1884 - 1954) - Amsterdam, Eerste Leliedwarsstraat met zicht op de Westerkerk
Etching - Hand signed - 1910 - 1930

Cornelis Brandenburg,

Wormerveer 1884 - 1954 Amsterdam.

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Amsterdam, Eerste Leliedwarsstraat with a view of the Westerkerk.


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Etching - 32 x 20 cm.

Etching, mat and frame - 50 x 35 cm.

Nice snow etching with a view of the Westertoren from the Eerste Leliedwarsstraat in the direction of the Bloemgracht.

This etching is described and depicted in his oeuvre book under number: CB130M.

The etching is signed by the artist in the lower right, with pencil.

Bottom left titled in pencil: Westerkerk.

Etching is ACID-FREE and framed with an acid-free mat and in the old/original mahogany frame of 1.5 cm wide.

Etching, mat are in very good condition.

The frame has small signs of wear.

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Cornelis Brandenburg was born in 1884 in Wormerveer.

In the year 1902, he moved to Amsterdam and studied at the Teekenschool for Kunstambachten.

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 produced over 100 etchings of Amsterdam and the archives of Amsterdam own more than 60 of them.

He died in Amsterdam in 1954.

A book was published with all his etchings.

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Lot details
Artist
Cornelis Brandenburg (1884 - 1954)
Title of artwork
Amsterdam, Eerste Leliedwarsstraat met zicht op de Westerkerk
Year
1910 - 1930
Technique
Etching
Signature
Hand signed
Condition
In very good condition
Sold with frame
Yes
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