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John Bevort (1917-1996) - A’dams Stads/Gr.Gez./Winter/St.Nicolaaskerk

Lot reference 14077243
John Bevort (1917-1996) -  A’dams Stads/Gr.Gez./Winter/St.Nicolaaskerk

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Oil on canvas - signed

Technique: Oil on canvas
Year: 20th century
Edition: Original
Condition: In good condition
Title of artwork: John Bevort 1917-1996 A’dams Stads/Gr.Gez./Winter/
Signature: Signed
Artist: John Bevort 1917-1996
Sold with frame: Yes
Total dimensions (in cm): 133 x 163
Weight (in kg): 15
Picture size (in cm): 110 x 140

SUPER large painting; at least one of his largest pieces

John Bevort born 30 November 1917 in Utrecht, died 31 Januari 1996 Schoorl
Scene: A’dams stads/canal view in winter with lots of snow
In the foreground there are snowy sail/cargo ships (tjalken) in the canal/seagulls
Left and right on the Prins Hendrikkade there are many mansions
In the background is the St. Nicholas Church/schreierstoren
Many people walking in the foreground on the dock/coaches/handcart
Topographic and very detailed in terms of colours/pallet knife
Oil paint on canvas with a height of 1.10 cm and a width of 1.40 cm.
Its total size, including the authentic Heidenrijk frame, is 1.33 high x 1.63 cm wide.
Signed in the lower right corner.
Back of canvas was signed with atelier stamps
The painting is in authentic and excellent condition.
Comes with book gift upon purchase of the painting.

VERSO: see picture in book of the scene

Authenticity/appraisal report available.

Bevort was educated at Chris Agterberg and G. Nijenhuis in Utrecht. He lived and worked in North Holland, close to the dunes, where he worked with Spartan discipline until he was of considerable age. He also made many trips through Europe and the USA and he was a member of the International Organisation of free art.
Bevort settled in Schoorl, North-Holland ca. 1960 and is therefore known as the painter from Schoorl. He also died in Schoorl on 31 January 1996. He has had exhibitions in Europe and America. He was a teacher of well-known painters such as Gerard Ernens and Peter Brouwer
Bevort is best known for his naturalistic landscapes, beach- and seascapes and hunting scenes that he painted with a palette knife. He was also famous for his exhibitions in Europe and the United States.
What Bévort could do with the palette knife was very special indeed. With precise strokes directly placed on the canvas he was able to create a mysterious but contemporary atmosphere of romance As a spectator one is forced to choose one’s position and to research one’s emotions. He made particularly characteristic paintings, the scenes that he has managed to create on the canvas, almost have compelling attraction.

Information: Scheen (supplement), Benezit

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    Zeer goede ontvangst en afhandeling. Betrouwbaar, eerlijke en correcte verkoper.
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    gelukkig1965 February 5, 2018

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    Schilderij in goede orde ontvangen. De koffie en ontvangst waren uitstekend !
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    123jaguar January 30, 2018

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    Meer? Willy, tis binnen. Een 2e collega bracht het bij me. Alphen- Leyden. Een beauty. Dank voor de goede zorgen. Netjes verpakt. Op zeker! Zeer betrouwbaar. Tot?
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    Pollemanneke2 August 30, 2017

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    I did collect the painting at the seller place where I have received a warm welcome. Very kind person. Nice painting and in good condition.
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    CervelGi January 9, 2017

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    Was just contacted by seller. Looks good so far. We have to find a solution for the freight, but we are working on it now.....
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    Bakers01 January 2, 2017

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