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De drie getrouwen - Antoon van Welie

Antoon van Weelie

The Netherlands 1866 - 1956

De drie getrouwen - Antoon van Welie - Antoon van Weelie

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De drie getrouwen - Antoon van Welie
Description

De drie getrouwen

Antoon van Welie (1866-1956)

The Symbolist Dutch Painter Antoon van Welie (1866-1956) was also a draftsman and well-known portrait painter - in 1900s, Antoon van Welie was very popular as a portraitist of the elite in Europe, when he lived in Paris, London and Rome. Among his famous clients are the Popes Pius X, Benedict XV and Pius XI, the actress Sarah Bernhard, the dancer Isadora Duncan. In the Netherlands his sitters include members of the royal family Prince Hendrik, Princess Juliana and Prince Bernhard. In 1921, he became the Knight of the Legion of Honor.

Literature

Karin van Lieverloo - Pieter Roelofs | Antoon van Welie 1866-1956. De laatste decadente schilder, page 242

Museums

Exhibition Museum het Valkhof te Nijmegen: Antoon van Welie (1866-1956). De laatste decadente schilder

Category
Origin
Dutch private collection
Period
1933-1938 and 1950
Material
Canvas, Oil on canvas
Signature
Signed and dated l.l.
Dimensions
72.00 cm. H x 112.00 cm. W
28.35 in. H x 44.09 in. W
Price
€ 9500
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