74. Isaac Israels

Isaac Israels
(Amsterdam 1865 – The Hague 1934)
Nurse (Nurse) (circa 1919)
Signed lr
Oil on canvas, 60.5 x 50.8 cm
Provenance:
– Auction Christie's Amsterdam, April 15, 2008, lot 112
– Auction Hampel, Munich, 30 June and 1 July 2011, lot 880
– Private collection, The Netherlands
NB I:
Registered with the RKD under the abovementioned description and ill. no. 1000310508.
NB II:
Israels probably painted this work during his stay in the Zuidwalziekenhuis in The Hague in 1919. The portrayed nurse could well be Letty Gestman, on whom Israels had a certain crush.

Estimate
€ 10.000 - 15.000
Hammer amount
€ 13.000