45. Pierre Tetar van Elven
Pierre Tetar van Elven
View of the Oude Turfmarkt, Amsterdam
Signed lower centre on the doorstone
Oil on panel, 54.2 x 43,1 cm
– Kunsthandel Omega, The Hague
– Private collection, the Netherlands
Born in Molenbeek (Brussels), Pierre Tetar van Elven was the son and pupil of Dutch painter and printmaker Jean-Baptiste Tetar van Elven. In 1846, he moved to Holland to pursue his studies at the Academy of Art in Amsterdam and the Academy of Drawings in The Hague.
In this painting, the Old Turfmarkt in Amsterdam with shown the goldsmith and jeweller ‘Fürstenhaupt & Dammerval’ is depicted.
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