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Jacobus Theodorus Abels artwork • painting • for saleA moonlit townview

Abels J.Th.  | 'Jacobus' Theodorus Abels | Paintings offered for sale | A moonlit townview, oil on panel 7.8 x 7.0 cm
Abels J.Th.  | 'Jacobus' Theodorus Abels | Paintings offered for sale | A moonlit townview, oil on panel 7.8 x 7.0 cm

Jacobus Theodorus Abels

A moonlit townview
oil on panel 7.8 x 7.0 cm

This framed painting is for sale.

price range: € 2,500 - € 5,000

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Abels initially made summer landscapes but increasingly focused on painting river and city views by moonlight. These 'nocturnes' were part of the romantic admiration of his contemporaries for the mysterious, embodied in the atmosphere of night and moonlight. The lunar views of the 17th-century painter Aert van der Neer were his example. His father-in-law P.G. van Os and brother-in-law P.F. van Os sometimes painted the animals in his landscapes.


Jacobus Theodorus Abels | A moonlit town harbour, oil on panel, 29.7 x 23.6 cm

Jacobus Theodorus Abels

painting • for sale

A moonlit town harbour

Jacobus Theodorus Abels | Fishermen in a moonlit river landscape, oil on panel, 21.5 x 29.3 cm, signed l.r.

Jacobus Theodorus Abels

painting • for sale

Fishermen in a moonlit river landscape

Jacobus Theodorus Abels | Moonlit river landscape at a city, oil on panel, 28.8 x 39.1 cm

Jacobus Theodorus Abels

painting • for sale

Moonlit river landscape at a city

Jacobus Theodorus Abels | Moonlit shipyard, watercolour on paper, 10.4 x 14.9 cm, signed on the reverse with monogram and dated 1856 on the reverse

Jacobus Theodorus Abels

watercolour • drawing • for sale

Moonlit shipyard, 1856


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