Lot 159
Old Masters, Nineteenth Century & Early Modern Art | 8 September 2020
Ferdinand Hart Nibbrig (1866-1915)

A view on the fortress of Monschau in the Eifel, Germany

signed 'Hart Nibbrig.' (lower right)

oil on canvas, 50x60 cm
Painted circa 1904-1909.

-Auction, Venduehuis, The Hague, 4 November 2009, lot 372, where acquired by the present owner.

In the years 1904-1909 Ferdinand Hart Nibbrig regularly worked in hilly areas such as South Limburg, the Eifel and the German town of Monschau. He painted a number of panoramic landscapes with a broad pointillé technique from an elevated position. The brightness of colours and the nuances in green are typical of this period.

Please compare to F. Hart Nibbrig, ‘View of Montjoie’ (earlier name of Monschau), which is dated 1906 and sold at: Auction, Frederik Muller, Amsterdam, 2 May 1916, lot 41.

€ 18.000,00
€ 22.000,00