In this family portrait Charley Toorop has immortalised herself, her son and her father in her studio in Bergen. Behind the artist is her son, the painter Edgar Fernhout holding a palette. Her father, the famous artist Jan Toorop had died in 1928; he is represented by the large bronze portrait by the sculptor John Raedecker. This portrait is also in the collection of Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen.
Thank you. Your question has been submitted.
Unfortunately something has gone wrong while sending your question. Please try again.
|Material and technique||Oil on canvas|
Painting > Painting > Two-dimensional object > Art object
|Location||This object is in storage|
Width 121 cm
Height 200 cm
|Accession number||2345 (MK)|
|Credits||Aankoop / Purchase: 1951|
|Age artist||Between 50 and 59 years old|
Een prikkelcollectie (2000)
Vooral geen principes! Charley Toorop (2008)
De collectie als tijdmachine (2017)
'Charley Toorop' (2010)
Portret in portret (2012)
De Toorop Dynastie (2019)
Canvas > Worked fibres > Fibre > Vegetable material > Organic material > Material > Material and technique
|Geographical origin||The Netherlands > Western Europe > Europe|
|Place of manufacture||Bergen > North Holland > The Netherlands > Western Europe > Europe|
Please note: The metadata of this object have not been checked.
Contact a curator if something seems incorrect.
All about the artist
Katwijk aan Zee 1891 - Bergen 1955
As a self-taught artist, Charley Toorop developed a highly personal, robust painting style. She mostly painted portraits, such as the monumental canvas ‘Three...Bekijk het volledige profiel