7 June 2016
Gerrit Benner (1897-1981)
signed 'Bnr' (on the reverse) dated '1961' (on the stretcher)
oil on canvas
90 x 120 cm.
Painted in 1961
Kunsthandel Lambert Tegenbosch, Heusden aan de Maas.
Acquired from the above by the present owner.
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Laren, Singer Museum/Leeuwarden, Fries Museum, In de ban van Benner, 19 March - 30 July 1989.
's-Hertogenbosch, Noordbrabants Museum, Gekoesterde schoonheid, 22 May - 30 August 2010.
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