Frederik Marinus Kruseman artwork • painting • for sale A winter scene with country folk and skaters
Frederik Marinus Kruseman
Haarlem 1816-1882 Sint-Gillis (Brussel)
A winter scene with country folk and skaters
oil on canvas 52.4 x 72.5 cm, signed l.r. and dated 1861
This painting is for sale.
Price: € 115,000
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Kruseman learned from B.C. Koekkoek how to compose a romantic landscape. Having been trained by N.J. Roosenboom and Jan van Ravenswaaij, Kruseman went to Kleve, Germany, in 1837 to perfect the art of painting under B.C. Koekkoek. A frozen canal with skaters, walkers on a towpath, a small picturesque castle and jagged bare trees are all recurring motifs in Kruseman’s winter scenes. He also painted dreamy summer landscapes with finely elaborated trees and populated with cattle and a few simple hunters and peasants.