Dirk Koning, Madonna

Koning, Dirk (Groot-Schermer 1888 – Blaricum 1978). Madonna. To the right. Woodcut. C. 1920. Inscribed in ink: DKoning. 9½ × 5⅞ in (24 × 15 cm).

Vollmer III, 94; van Waay 66. – On hand-made paper. – Mounted behind greyish brown marbled thin artist’s passepartout. – Koning was pupil of Jaap Weyand, later furthered by Fauconnier & Piet van Wijngaerdt. Active as figure, flower, and landscape painter, in the ’50s i. a. in Altkloster near Buxtehude, and married with the painter and etcher Louise Marie Louber.

Offer no. 16,196 / EUR  115. (c. US$ 146.) + shipping

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