Hessel de Boer (1921-2003) - Lange Poten in The Hague

Oil on canvas

Circa 1960

Frame dimensions: 76.5 x 87.5 cm

The painting depicts a busy, summer street in The Hague.

The painting is hand-signed in the lower right corner


Hessel de Boer (1921-2003) painted and illustrated impressionist portraits, figures, cityscapes and landscapes. He worked mainly in and around the city of The Hague in the Netherlands. In the cityscapes he made, of which this work is a good example, he used a fine pointillism to depict the light shining on the most familiar places in a distinctive way