Frits van den Berghe
"Returning ships on the Zuiderzee, Blaricum 1919"
FRITS VAN DEN BERGHE
RETURNING SHIPS ON THE ZUIDERZEE
Oil on canvas
45 x 57 cm.
Signed: lower left ‘Berghe’
Provenance: Bernaerts, Antwerp, 1997, no. 2501; Private collection, the Netherlands.
Literature: P. Boyens, P. Derom en G. Marquenie, Frits Van den Berghe 1883-1939, Gent 1999, p. 377, no. 170.
Influenced by his Dutch colleagues, Van den Berghe made a series of land- and townscapes in which he transformed the modern styles into a personal imagery.