43. Johannes Petrus van Velzen

Johannes Petrus van Velzen
(Haarlem 1816 – Brussels 1853)
Skaters and sleigh near a ruined tower
Signed l.r.
Oil on panel, 20.7 x 25.6 cm
– Simonis & Buunk Kunsthandel, Ede
– Private collection, The Netherlands
Van Velzen was a pupil of Nicolaas Johannes Roosenboom (1805-1880) and, like his teacher, was loved for his romantic depictions of summer- and winter landscapes. The composition and use of colour in this painting are also clearly influenced by the teacher of Roosenboom, Andreas Schelfhout.

€ 2.500 - 3.500
€ 2.500