G H Breitner, troops watering horses, c. 1885
G H Breitner, watercolour, Troops watering horses
(reverse with long pencil inventory list of paints)
Signed lower right, c. 1885
Breitner painted alongside Van Gough, before they had a falling-out. His commentary on Van Gough’s work was to describe his paintings as ‘Art for Eskimoes’….
small repair, some foxing
An important Dutch impressionist who painted alongside van Gough; see literature for more.