Frans Oerder artwork • painting • previously for sale A still life with purple violets
Rotterdam 1867-1944 Pretoria (Zuid-Afrika)
A still life with purple violets
oil on canvas 30.0 x 50.5 cm, signed l.r.
This painting was previously for sale.
F.D. Oerder lived and worked in Rotterdam, Brussels, Pretoria, Cape Town and Italy. Having trained at the Rotterdam Academy of Art, he painted, drew or etched landscapes (many of his motifswere taken from South Africa), cityscapes, animals, children, portraits and still lifes with flowers. The artist is highly regarded in South Africa. His impressionist works are known for their vibrant colours.