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The Veendorp Collection

Life’s work of a caring collector

Johannes H  Weissenbruch, Polder Landscape
Johannes H Weissenbruch, Polder Landscape
Saturday 13 October 2012 to Sunday 2 March 2014

The Veendorp Collection. Life’s work of a caring collector

From 1969 onwards, the Groninger Museum has been having the art collection of R.J. Veendorp (1905-1983) on long-term loan from the J.B. Scholtenfonds. This exhibition was compiled alongside the publication of an extensive catalogue about the collection. Work from Haagse School painters as Jan Hendrik Weissenbruch, Jozef Israëls, Anton Mauve, and the brothers Maris, and Amsterdam impressionists as George Hendrik Breitner and Isaac Isreals were on display, as well as paintings from W.B. Tholen, Jan Toorop, and Paul Gauguin.

Curator: Elise van Ditmars
Book: Dutch catalogue De Collectie Veendorp. Levenswerk van een zorgvuldig kunstenaar, Elise van Ditmars, ISBN: 9789090271026
Special thanks to: J.B. Scholtenfonds