Hessel de Boer artwork • painting • for salePortrait of Queen Beatrix
Hessel de Boer
Haarlem 1921-2003 Den Haag
Portrait of Queen Beatrix
oil on canvas 46.2 x 32.3 cm
This framed painting is for sale.
The Hague painter Hessel de Boer mainly painted portraits after 1954, in addition to still lifes, cityscapes and interiors. It was important that the interior of the person depicted was expressed Personality and thoughts had to be recognized in it. This painting of Queen Beatrix is a preliminary study for another portrait of the queen. Hessel de Boer made portraits of Queen Beatrix and Prince Claus on behalf of the Hague society 'De Witte'. These paintings were unveiled in September 1981.