Jan Toorop (1858-1929)

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The Three Brides, 1893
Pencil and crayon
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The Three Brides, detail

Jan Toorop was a Dutch-Indonesian artist who worked in various styles throughout his career. His early years were influenced by Amsterdam Impressionism, but in his later pieces he works in Art Nouveau and Symbolism. This piece is one of his strongest Symbolist paintings.

Jan Toorop

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Oceanide, 1893