David Abraham Bueno de Mesquita artwork • watercolour • drawing • for sale Boy scouts at the Escorial, Spain
David Abraham Bueno de Mesquita
Amsterdam 1889-1962 Florence (Italië)
Boy scouts at the Escorial, Spain
black chalk and watercolour on paper 47.5 x 63.0 cm, signed l.r. and dated 'Escorial' Aug 1915
This work on paper is for sale.
Price: € 5,500
The painter and graphic artist David Bueno de Mesquita was a traveling artist. After his education at the Rijksnormaalschool voor tekenleraren and the Rijksakademie voor Beeldende Kunsten in Amsterdam, he spent a few years in Rome, Madrid and at various locations in Italy. Alternated with shorter or longer visits to Amsterdam. In 1929 he settled for good as an artist in Florence. Bueno de Mesquita mainly drew and painted landscapes, portraits, figure pieces and mythological subjects. He was a member of the artists' associations St. Lucas and Arti et Amicitiae in Amsterdam.