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  4. Chris van Dijk (1952-) - "Girl in a poppy field, picking flowers / Against the light.".

Chris van Dijk (1952-) - "Girl in a poppy field, picking flowers / Against the light.".

Lot reference 12187515

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Signed bottom left

Technique: Oil on cardboard
Period: 20th century
Condition: In good condition
Title of artwork: Girl in poppy field, picking flowers / Against the
Signature: Signed
Artist: Chris van Dijk

Dimension: 60 x 50 cm. No frame. Top work by the artist, with this special 'against the light effect'
Privat art collection France. Will make it a desirable addition to any interior.
The painting will be carefully packed and sent by trackable courier.

Impressionism remains highly relevant in a historical sense, as an important artistic movement associated with innovation and modernity. But it is also alive today as a way of looking at the world that influences the vision of contemporary artists. To offer one notable example, the artist, former art dealer, and gallery owner Chris van Dijk paints in a style influenced by Impressionism and by the Romantic movement, calling his work “Romantic Impressionism”.

In 2002, he opened his own highly successful gallery in Dordogne, a beautiful area in Southwestern France between the Loire Valley and the Pyrenees Mountains.
His gallery features some of the most important artists working in a Realist and Impressionist styles.

​Since 2013, Chris has devoted his time to creating his own paintings, which, true to their Impressionist inspiration, focus on plein air scenes: at the beach, in the forest, or in the beautiful poppy fields of Dordogne.
Like the works of Berthe Morisot and Mary Cassatt, the paintings of Chris van Dijk often feature women and children. The scenes look unposed, as if the subjects were caught unawares. Most of the time, they look away from the viewer, engrossed in their daily activities, such as playing in the sand, walking in the woods or picking wildflowers.
They seem to be at home in their beautiful natural surroundings. Chris van Dijk’s paintings, like the works of the Impressionists, are a celebration of the beauty of nature and life.
Biography by Claudia Moscovici, one of the ten most famous female art critics in the world.

Fr Gallery France  

Feedback score: 100%
Reviews given: 14
Member since: July 14, 2015
  • Thank you for painting. But it's not a good idea to send in soft envelope - One edge of the picture was slightly crumpled.
    BR Yury

    deGoll-456 August 28, 2017

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    Peinture de bonne facture pleine de poésie.
    Emballage super sérieux.

    guy01 August 13, 2017

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    Parfait.

    nichirena June 28, 2017

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    Prachtig schilderij!!

    Ladies April 6, 2017

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    Prachtig schilderij geleverd gekregen van sublieme kwaliteit !!
    Aan te bevelen verkoper die schilderijen van zeer goed niveau selecteert.

    willlem1 March 29, 2017

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France $ 59.43
United Kingdom $ 71.31
Ireland $ 77.25
Italy $ 71.31
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