Search by artist
Sluit
back

Morgenstjerne Munthe artwork • painting • previously for sale Horses and carriages in a snowy town by night

Morgenstjerne Munthe

Horses and carriages in a snowy town by night
oil on canvas 66.3 x 100.7 cm, signed l.r.

This painting was previously for sale.

Provenance: part. coll., sinds ca. 1935.

Originally from Norway, Gerhard Munthe was educated at the art academy in Düsseldorf, where he became interested in painting beach scenes. In 1901 he settled in the fishing village of Katwijk, popular with painters of that time. Katwijk was one of the last fishing villages on the Dutch coast where fishing was still done from the beach. The move brought him close to the sea and the beach, which provided a lot of inspiration for his paintings. Gerhard added the poetic Norwegian word 'Morgenstjerne' (Morningstar) to his name early on to distinguish himself from his uncle and namesake Gerhard Peter Frantz Wilhelm Munthe, a well-known landscape painter at the time.


Morgenstjerne Munthe | Bomschuit in the surf at sunset, oil on painter's board, 34.8 x 26.8 cm, signed l.l. and dated '24

Morgenstjerne Munthe

painting • for sale

Bomschuit in the surf at sunset, 1924

Morgenstjerne Munthe | Loading the fishing nets, oil on panel, 39.2 x 29.6 cm, signed l.l.

Morgenstjerne Munthe

painting • for sale

Loading the fishing nets

Morgenstjerne Munthe | Moored fishing boat, oil on canvas, 62.9 x 96.4 cm, signed l.l.

Morgenstjerne Munthe

painting • for sale

Moored fishing boat

Morgenstjerne Munthe | Sunset on the beach of Katwijk, oil on canvas, 40.3 x 63.2 cm, signed l.l. and dated '19

Morgenstjerne Munthe

painting • for sale

Sunset on the beach of Katwijk, 1919

Morgenstjerne Munthe | The arrival of the fishing barge, oil on canvas laid down on panel, 40.1 x 51.1 cm, signed l.l. and dated '14

Morgenstjerne Munthe

painting • for sale

The arrival of the fishing barge, 1914

Morgenstjerne Munthe | The beach in winter, oil on canvas, 54.0 x 75.1 cm, signed l.l.

Morgenstjerne Munthe

painting • for sale

The beach in winter

Morgenstjerne Munthe | Waiting for the catch on the beach in Katwijk, oil on board, 32.4 x 26.4 cm, signed l.r. and dated '24

Morgenstjerne Munthe

painting • for sale

Waiting for the catch on the beach in Katwijk, 1924


Open all year round

Tuesday to Saturday from 11-17 hours and by appointment