Andre van der Vossen (1893-1963), mixed media collage, 1950s


Stunning original mixed media work by Andre van der Vossen (1893- 1963). A rare combination of collage and drawing.

Van der Vossen is one of the leading artist in The Netherlands after the WOII. Van der Vossen was born in Haarlem in 1893. Although Van der Vossen was modest about his work, he was involved in almost all important events of the Free Images and Creation groups in the Netherlands. Since 1947 he has been producing abstract art, which ranged from strictly geometric to abstract expressionist. He oeuvre is very versatile. In 1950, together with Willy Boers and others, he founded the Creation group.Shortly after the war he was influenced by Klee and Kandinsky. Oil paintings, gouaches and collages, mainly geometric but later also in more tangible forms. Van der Vossen had many exhibitions in Paris, the Salon Réalités Nouvelles, The Hague, Brussels and Amsterdam. He died in Overveen in 1963.

Abstract composition, 1950s, hand signed on the front
Medium: drawing and collage on paper in recent frame
Provenance: Private collection, NL



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“Abstract Composition”, signed in front

| DIMENSIONS   h 57 cm w 47 cm d 4 cm, incl. modern frame
| PERIOD   1950s
| PLACE OF ORIGIN   The Netherlands
| PROVENANCE   private collection, NL
| MATERIALS   ink drawing and paper collage on pape
| CONDITION   in good vintage condition
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