• Lot 72

    Jan Toorop (1858-1928)

    A portrait of Nora Leeuwenberg

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    Jan Toorop (1858-1928)
    A portrait of Nora Leeuwenberg
    signed, dated and inscribed 'J. Th. Toorop 1916 Nijmegen mevr. Leeuwenberg-Graafseweg 32' (upper right)
    chalk and pastel on paper
    47.5 x 30 cm.
    Executed in 1916


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    To be included in the Catalogue Raisonné on the artist's work, currently being prepared by G.W.C. van Wezel.

    Provenance

    Commissioned by the grandparents of the present owner at the occasion of the communion of Nora Leeuwenberg.


    Literature

    V. Hefting, Jan Toorop, The Hague, 1989, no. 122, p. 139 (illustrated).


    Exhibited

    Tokyo, Tokyo Metropolitan Teien Art Museum/Osaka, Navio Museum of Art/Tsu, Mei Prefectural Museum/The Hague, Haags Gemeentemuseum, Jan Toorop, 20 September 1988 - 9 April 1989, no. 122.