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Artist: Adrianus Eversen (Dutch, 1818 - 1897)
Title: 'That Direction'
Size: 21 x 27 cm (8,2 x 10,6 inch)
Signed: lower left; A. Eversen
Inventory no.: AE211
Price: € 13.500,-
Adrianus Eversen portrayed the typical 19th century Dutch atmosphere in his work. As a member of Arti et Amicitiae he belonged to the society of elite artists of his time.
In his choice of subjects, Eversen allowed himself more freedom. He painted mostly imaginary cityscapes, consisting of existing and invented fragments, unlike the more faithful representations of Springer.
The everyday life of people, Dutch architecture, and the illumination effect of sunlight played a major role in his work.
One of his descendants was the painter Johannes Hendrik Eversen.
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