31 May 2005
Gerrit Benner (Dutch, 1897-1981)
signed 'Bnr' (on the reverse)
oil on board
61.5 x 61.5 cm.
Painted in 1968.
Kunsthandel Lambert Tegenbosch, Heusden, inv.no. 8622, where acquired by the present owner.
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Exh.cat. Gerrit Benner, Kunsthandel Lambert Tegenbosch, 13 June - 30 June 1986, p. 69 (ill)
Leeuwarden, Fries Museum, Het land van Gerrit Benner, October 1999 (travelling exh. to Cultureel Centrum De Beyerd, Breda)
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