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  • Ahmed asked

    What painting did Rob Scholte base on

  • Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen answered

    Dear Ahmed, this piece by Rob Scholte was based on Olympia (1863), made by French painter Edouard Manet. All best, Lisa Heinis


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Title Utopia
Material and technique Acrylic paint on canvas
Object type
Painting > Painting > Two-dimensional object > Art object
Location This object is in storage
Dimensions Height 161,3 cm
Width 256,5 cm
Depth 5 cm
Artists Artist: Rob Scholte
Accession number 3121 (MK)
Credits Purchased 1986
Department Modern Art
Acquisition date 1986
Creation date in 1986
External exhibitions Ik hou van Holland (2013)
Humor - 101 jaar lachen om kunst (2017)
Boijmans bij de Buren - REMIX ROTTERDAM, Boijmans X Wereldmuseum (2020)
(H)erkennen Herbouwen. Wonderkamers van het Rotterdams koloniale verleden. (2023)
Rob Scholte - Reproductie Verplicht (2021)
Geographical origin The Netherlands > Western Europe > Europe

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Rob Scholte

Amsterdam 1958

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