Sunday, August 30, 2009

Nico Jungman - An Elegant Lady


Pen, black ink, watercolour and bodycolour on paper laid down on canvas
49 x 18 1/4"
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1872 - 1935.
Born in Amsterdam, and studied there but settled in England and exhibited at the RA and elsewhere. He travelled in Italy, France and Belgium but was interned in Germany in 1916. Illustrated books but was primarily a figure and landscape painter though he also worked as an etcher and restorer. This beautiful picture was originally framed in a striking art noveau frame.

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