Theo Beerendonk  (1905 - 1979)

Place de l’Ecôle (militaire)

This Dutch artist is represented with this small edition etching found in estate sale. Theo Beerendonk was well known for his love for and many works, drawings, etchings, water colors and painting of the female nude. As a respected artist became director of Amsterdam Museum Rembrandthuis in 1966. He was responsible for small edition of restrikes of Rembrandt original etching plates from the museums collection. He is also represented in the Nymphaeum collection and awaiting representation in “Other collections” with one of these Rembrandt copies. 

In 2011 the Rembrandthuis published a lovely book treating his “Love for the Nude”. 

(ISBN 978 90 8173 950 4)