George Hendrik Breitner, Girl in Red Kimono

“Snapshot: Painters & Photography 1888-1915”

George Hendrik Breitner, Girl in a kimono (Geesje Kwak) at Breitner’s house on Lauriersgracht, n.d., The Hague.

George Hendrik Breitner, Girl in Red Kimono, Geesje Kwak, 1893–95. (Netherlands Institute for Art History), The Hague.

Van Gogh Museum, Amsterdam, until Jan 8th 2012. It will be at the Phillips Collection in Washington, DC, from Feb 4th until May 6th and at the Indianapolis Museum of Art from June 3rd until Sept 2nd. Experimentation of seven post-impressionist painters with photography. Works are by Nabis artists such as Pierre Bonnard, Édouard Vuillard, Maurice Denis and Félix Vallotton & their contemporaries Henri Rivière, George Hendrik Breitner and Henri Evenepoel.

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