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Petrus Kiers artwork • painting • previously for saleElegant lady dressing up

Kiers P.  | Petrus Kiers, Elegant lady dressing up, oil on panel 49.2 x 38.8 cm

Petrus Kiers

Elegant lady dressing up
oil on panel 49.2 x 38.8 cm

This framed painting was previously for sale.

Petrus Kiers, born in 1807, received his education at the academy in Amsterdam, where he also lived and worked. He specialized in romantic light effects, such as interiors with candle and lamp light and landscapes by moonlight. Petrus was married to the painter Elisabeth Alida Haanen, descendant of a well-known family of painters. Their talents passed on to two of their children: Catharina Isabella, who mainly painted flowers and fruits, and George Lourens the landscape painter. Petrus Kiers was not only a painter but also an etcher and lithographer and member of Arti et Amicitiae.

Petrus Kiers | The letter, oil on panel, 47.2 x 37.5 cm, signed l.l. and dated 1842

Petrus Kiers

painting • for sale

The letter, 1842

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