Antique Oil on Wood Panel of Cows in a Pasture by Hendrik van der Poorten, Flemish (1789-1874)(287 views)
Description: Exceptional antique oil on wood panel of a set of three cows in a pasture next to an old house and fence, the whole in a very nice gilt on gesso wood frame, by Hendrik Josef Franciscus van der Poorten, Flemish Painter from Antwerp (1789-1874). An absolute stunning painting. Shipping: Due to the size for this beautiful unique piece, professional packaging and shipping will require freight service. Email me or call Dimitri at 609-240-4138 with your zip code for an estimate in home (first floor) white glove service with insurance. Buyer will be responsible to pay shipping company directly for their delivery.
Condition Report: Wear consistent with age and use. Split to bottom part of painting and repair to frame. As with any of these paintings from that period, they could be cleaned and a new varnish applied, but I personally like the authentic aged look better. Go to www.musingantiques.com for many more pictures and closeups!
Provenance: Hendrik Josef Franciscus van der Poorten is listed in the Dictionnaire Des Peintres, Sculpteurs, Dessinateurs et Graveurs by E. Benezit.
Dimensions: Painting with frame measures: 35 3/4 inches high, 41 1/4 inches wide / long and 4 inches deep. Painting itself measures 25 1/8 inches high by 30 3/4 inches wide.
Artist or Maker: Hendrik Josef Franciscus van der Poorten
Literature: Hendrik Josef Franciscus van der Poorten is listed in the Dictionnaire Des Peintres, Sculpteurs, Dessinateurs et Graveurs by E. Benezit.
Medium: Oil on panel