Johan Thorn Prikker, “De Bruid” (The Bride), 1892/93.
Oil on canvas, 147 x 88 cm.
© Sammlung Kröller-Müller Museum, Otterlo, Niederlande.
Stiftung Museum Kunstpalast
26 March–7 August 2011
Working together with the Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen in Rotterdam, over 130 works are presented by Museum Kunstpalast, Düsseldorf, from the multi-faceted oeuvre of Johan Thorn Prikker (The Hague 1868 to 1932 Cologne). The exhibition of this Dutch artist, who mainly became famous through his Art Nouveau works, is the first retrospective of his oeuvre in over 30 years, comprising all the genres in which this versatile artist was active: paintings, drawings, watercolours, mosaics, murals, glass windows, furniture, design objects, textile art, book covers and carpets.
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