The Singel Bridge at the…

George Hendrik Breitner, 1898, painting, SK-A-3580

Breitner often took photos when preparing a painting. Several preparatory photos for this painting are also known. The way the woman is walking directly towards us and the way the picture is cropped gives it a photographic feel. Originally, Breitner’s subject was a maid, but following the negative…

Girl in a White Kimono

George Hendrik Breitner, 1894, painting, SK-A-3584

Inspired by Japanese prints, Breitner painted at least twelve versions of this girl in a white kimono around 1894. Each time, her pose is different and the kimono is a different colour. Here the embroidered white silk kimono with red trimmed sleeves and orange belt are what draw our attention. The…

The Yellow Riders

George Hendrik Breitner, 1885 - 1886, painting, SK-A-1328

MCJ (Marie) Jordan (1866-1948), The…

George Hendrik Breitner, c. 1888 - c. 1923, painting, SK-A-3523

View in the Woods

George Hendrik Breitner, c. 1880 - c. 1923, painting, SK-A-3535

Vase with Pink Flowers

George Hendrik Breitner, c. 1880 - c. 1923, painting, SK-A-3562

View in the Dunes near Dekkersduin,…

George Hendrik Breitner, c. 1875 - c. 1885, painting, SK-A-3530

Prinsengracht near Lauriergracht,…

George Hendrik Breitner, c. 1880 - c. 1923, painting, SK-A-3543

Warehouses on the Teertuinen on the…

George Hendrik Breitner, 1880 - 1923, painting, SK-A-3559

Farmstead

George Hendrik Breitner, c. 1880 - c. 1923, painting, SK-A-3534