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Cornelis Petrus 't Hoen artwork • painting • previously for saleA river view with windmill

Hoen C.P. 't | Cornelis Petrus 't Hoen, A river view with windmill, oil on panel 22.8 x 29.5 cm

Cornelis Petrus 't Hoen

A river view with windmill
oil on panel 22.8 x 29.5 cm

This framed painting was previously for sale.

Cornelis Petrus ’t Hoen began painting relatively late in life. A merchant by profession, his artistic aspirations were only realised following his marriage to the painter Gertruida Maria Buys. ‘t Hoen took lessons from George Andries Roth and later from Antonie Waldorp. From 1841 to 1842 he trained at The Hague Art Academy, where he further honed his skills in drawing and painting under the guidance of the well-known artist Andreas Schelfhout. It is also possible that ’t Hoen took painting classes at Schelfhout’s workshop. Following in the footsteps of this master, ’t Hoen devoted himself to painting mainly winter scenes, along with summer landscapes as well as city and river views. His themes, composition and palette reveal he was one of Schelfhout’s talented yet obedient followers.

Cornelis Petrus 't Hoen | Skaters and figures on the ice, a snowstorm approaching, oil on panel, 41.3 x 58.8 cm, signed l.l. on the boathouse and dated 1854

Cornelis Petrus 't Hoen

painting • for sale

Skaters and figures on the ice, a snowstorm approaching, 1854

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