10 March 2009
Harm Kamerlingh Onnes (DUTCH, 1893-1985)
signed with initials and dated 'HHKO/26' (upper left)
oil on canvas laid down on asbestos
61 x 51 cm.
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Voorschoten, Cultureel Centrum, H.H. Kamerlingh Onnes 1893-1973, 13 April - 7 May 1973, no. 24.
Venlo, Museum Van Bommel Van Dam, H.H. Kamerlingh Onnes, 11 May - 4 June 1973, no. 24
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