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Red roofs under a purple blanket of cloudsBy Nelly van Nieuwenhuijzen

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US$ 1,600



Acrylic, Acrylic on canvas

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Dimensions: 94cm (H) x 94cm (W) x 4cm (D) / 37" (H) x 37" (W) x 1.6" (D)

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


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Artist Statement

My polder, the place where I live, at the start of a deep purple night.
At the horizon the red roofs of a house and a farm behind the dike.
Silence all around.
My polder with its continuously changing lights and colours is my endless source of inspiration. I love the magic moments just before the start of the night.
"The landscapes of Van Nieuwenhuijzen are extensive, born from an intense experience of the openness of the Zeeland area. An undertone of mysticism is unmistakable. As if caught in line and color movement continues in the invisible behind the horizon. The accentuated line is both the boundary and the window. The subtle differences in rhythm and nuances reflect a range of emotions.” (K.B)

The painting has been framed in a perfect box frame. The framed size is 94x94x4 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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