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Title Landscape
Collection Atkinson Art Gallery, Southport
Artist Attributed to manner of Vroom, Cornelis, the younger (Dutch painter and draftsman, ca. 1591-1661)
Date Earliest about 1600
Date Latest about 1700
Description The Vrooms were a well known Dutch family of artists. Cornelis Hendricksz. Vroom the elder was a sculptor and his son Hendrick Vroom initiated the Dutch seventeenth-century tradition of marine painting. Hendrick's three sons, Cornelis Vroom the Younger, Fredrick Vroom II and Jacob Vroom I, all became painters as did his grandson Jacob Vroom II. Cornelis Vroom the Younger was the first family member to make the transition from marine painting to landscape.
Current Accession Number 1929.435
Subject landscape
Measurements 9.5 x 9.5 cm cm (estimate)
Material oil on metal (copper)
Acquisition Details Bequeathed by J. H. Bell 1929.
Notes Notes taken from Margarita Russel, 'Vroom', Grove Art Online, Oxford University Press, 2 March 2006, http://www.groveart.com/.
Rights Owner Atkinson Art Gallery, Southport, Sefton M.B.C. Leisure Services
Author Lisa Howard
 

 

 

 

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