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Light after the rainBy Nelly van Nieuwenhuijzen

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US$ 900



Acrylic, Acrylic on canvas

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Dimensions: 50cm (H) x 70cm (W) x 2cm (D) / 19.7" (H) x 27.6" (W) x 0.8" (D)

Note: Actual colours may vary due to photography & computer settings.


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Artist Statement

My polder in Zeeland, the place where I live, with its continuous changing light, huge skies, polders surrounded by dikes.
Red roofs of a farm, dark fields and an enormous sky

"I could feel the sky. The movement. The pressure. The unimaginable
I love how the sky is nearly everything.
The things on earth minimized."

"Amazing how one tiny splash of red makes the whole blue sky more intense. Your low horizon lines are so dramatic and so very Dutch".
"The most subtle elements add such a lot. I love the white roof line on the homes. The solitary pool of light is downright cosmic. The sheer blackness of the earth grounds the landscape."

framed size 54 x74 x 4 cm (floating frame)
unframed 50x70x2 cm


Artist Profile

Born: 1944
Hometown: Lewedorp
Based in: The Netherlands

Nelly started her professional artist-career in 1975. The inspiration comes from her surroundings : the skies, the skylines, the dikes and the sea. Zeeland is renowned for its special, beautifull light: it is refracting in the water around the isles and the polders. Her landscapes are representing a special place …


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