Description: - TOOROP, Jan (Dutch 1858 - 1928).
Johannes op Patmos [St. John on Patmos], 1912. Watercolour, gouache, ink and wash on creme wove paper mounted on cardboard, signed and dated 'JthToorop 1912' (lower right) and titled (lower centre); framed behind glass (frame sl. damaged). Pinholes in upper corners, good condition. Added: another drawing by the same, ink and wash on paper, signed; framed behind glass. Faded.
Dimensions: Image size 23 x 19 cm., frame size 30 x 26 cm.
Artist or Maker: TOOROP, Jan (Dutch 1858 - 1928).
Provenance: August van Os estate; acquired directly from the artist
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Another sketch of the same subject by Jan Toorop is known, see https://goo.gl/KLWXZp. August van Os (1883 - 1940) and Jan Toorop became acquainted while working together on the same church: August van Os designed and built the altar whereas Jan Toorop painted the Stations of the Cross.