Hendrik Breedveld (Netherlands, b.1918) A Brood of Ducks At Waters Edge c.1950s
A magnificent original oil painting by the very talented Dutch artist Hendrik Breedveld.
Original oil on canvas. Dimensions 12″ x 16″. The period frame measures 16.5″ x 20.5″.
Very good condition.
The artist was born at Sliedrecht, Holland on the 24th of March 1918. He studied at the “Zeichenschule” in Rotterdam. After graduating from this school he was employed by the Rijks-Museum as a restorer and there he got acquainted with the style and technique of the old Masters such as Breughel, C. Leickert, Adrian Schelfhout and many others. Consequently his own style was developed into this fine conservative way and he is now known as one of the most outstanding successors of the great Dutch Masters of former centuries.
This is an exceptional work by this artist. Simply one of his finest