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Abel Grimmer (1573-1619) Winter

Oil on panel, 1607 (33 x 47 cm)( 13 x 18,5 inch ) Koninklijk Museum voor Schone Kunsten, Antwerp

[ Winter driving on the river, a picture in a classical Dutch manner. ]

image: Public domain

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User   User Rating: 400  January 30, 2019

In the works of Dutch artists I like winter pictures more then others. The snow white refreshes them, makes them more contrast, even if there are no bright colors. In contrast to the paintings "Autumn" and "Spring" by the same author, the heroes of the picture do not work, but rest - they skate. Someone even swim - the ice on the river is broken through and the person fell into the water, but this does not make the composition tragic, perhaps, on the contrary, it adds comedy. Easy, relaxed picture, [Expand]


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