Simon Van Gelderen (1905 Brussels - 1968 Ostende)
Material: Oil on canvas
Dimension: 50 x 40 cm
Van Gelderen was born in Brussels 1905. Van Gelderen studied at the Sint Lucas Academy and the Académie Royale des Beaux- Arts Anderlecht in his hometown Brussel.
The work of the Brussels artist Simon van Gelderen consists of a thematic variety: he painted - in an impressionistically style - landscapes, city views, church spaces and still life. His paintings were once described as spontaneous, lively, elegant, realistic, in an attractive color palette and like a pursuit of virtuosity".