Koning, Dirk (Groot-Schermer 1888 – Blaricum 1978). Laren. Harvest in Laren/North Holland with the farmer at the raised sheaf in front of still uncut field and farm. Woodcut. C. 1920. Inscribed: in the stock with the ligated monogram DK, autographed in ink: DKoning and verso in pencil: Laren. 3⅝ × 4⅛ in (9.1 × 10.6 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.
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