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Jacob van Kouwenhoven
(Rotterdam 1772 – 1825)
a) Field and a view of a mill near Rotterdam during summer
Monogrammed l.r.
Oil on panel, 30.7 x 43.6 cm
b) Field and view of a tower near Rotterdam during winter
Signed with initials l.l.
Oil on panel, 31 x 43.6 cm
Provenance:
– Simonis & Buunk Art Gallery, Ede
– Private collection, the Netherlands
N.B.:
Van Kouwenhoven is regarded the foremost Rotterdam painter of romantic landscapes. The influences of his tutor Balthasar Paul Ommeganck (the renowned Antwerp landscape- and animal painter) are clearly discernable. In 1817 Van Kouwenhoven made a trip through Germany and Switzerland, where he made numerous sketches of nature, which he later made use of in his paintings.
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€ 3.000 - 5.000
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