Image source: The Walters Art Museum | Licence: CC0 1.0
Image source: The Walters Art Museum | Licence: CC0 1.0

Figure on Beach, Holland

ca. 1900

Charles Paul Gruppe

From the collection

Title

Figure on Beach, Holland

Date

ca. 1900

Description

Gruppe was born in Canada. Primarily a landscape and marine painter, he was largely self-taught although he spent time studying in Holland. He won many honors including a gold medal at the American Art Association in 1902, and silver medals for oils and watercolors at the St. Louis Exposition in 1904. The Queen of Holland was one of his patrons. He was a member of the Pulchre Studio, The Hague; Arti, Amerdam; the New York Watercolor Club and the American Watercolor Society. This watercolor recalls the work of The Hague School which florished between 1860 and 1890 and included artists such as Jozef Israëls and Jacob Maris.

(Released under the GNU Free Documentation License)
Inscription: [Signature] Lower right: Char. P. Gruppe
Medium: watercolor.
Credit line: Gift of Dr. Morris E. Sumner in memory of Essie Bell Coxwell Sumner, 1995.
For full details please visit the collection website.

Disclaimer

TWW try to keep the information on this page up to date. However, for the most accurate information you should always consult the owning collection

From the Watercolour World

Location

Netherlands

Country

Continent

Location Accuracy

Unknown

Medium

Category

Credits

Collection

Copyright

Image source: The Walters Art Museum

Image Licence

Spotted an error? Let us know: enquiries@watercolourworld.org

Leave a comment

Do you know more about this painting and the story behind it? Please share your thoughts below.