148. Laurens van Kuik
Laurens van Kuik
(‘s-Gravenmoer 1889 – The Hague 1963)
Oil on canvas, 65.1 x 46.2 cm
– Collection Benno Wissing (1923-2008), The Netherlands
– By descent to the present owner
Artist Benno Wissing came into contact with Laurens van Kuik via his friend and en colleague Jan Begeer (1921) and his father, art critic Piet Begeer (1890-1975). Piet Begeer was a great admirer of this artist and wrote the introduction for the retrospective Laurens van Kuik in the Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam in 1958.