Image

Constant Nieuwenhuys-De verloren zoon, 1992

Photographer

Tom Haartsen

De verloren zoon

1992
Late period
19,9cm
x 20,8cm
aquatint
Collection Fondation Constant, NL

CID

741

Edition: 13

    English title

    The Prodigal Son
    Tags
    Animal
    Dog
    Man
    People

    Frame dimensions

    nee

    Image

    Constant Nieuwenhuys-Archie Bunker, 1991

    Photographer

    Tom Haartsen

    Archie Bunker

    1991
    Late period
    12,7cm
    x 17,8cm
    aquatint
    etching
    Collection Fondation Constant, NL

    CID

    726

    Edition: 10

      Tags
      Animal
      Dog
      Man
      People

      Frame dimensions

      nee

      Image

      Constant Nieuwenhuys-PLAISIR ET TRISTESSE DE L'AMOUR-3, 1979

      Photographer

      Tom Haartsen

      PLAISIR ET TRISTESSE DE L'AMOUR: 3. Plaisir et tristesse de l'amour

      1979
      Late period
      46,7cm
      x 37,3cm
      aquatint
      etching
      Collection Fondation Constant, NL

      CID

      679

      5 color etchings with text by Fanny Kelk. Edition: 10 copies (numbered I-X) & 99 copies (numbered 1-99).
      These etchings have been made after a series of five paintings on the same theme done between 1975-78.
      Size paper: 71 x 59,5 cm

        English title

        PLEASURE AND SADNESS OF LOVE: 3. Pleasure and Sadness of Love
        Tags
        Animal
        Brown
        Dog
        Green
        Guitar
        Man
        Nude
        Orange
        People
        Pink
        Poetry
        Red
        Woman

        Frame dimensions

        nee

        Image

        Constant Nieuwenhuys-8X LA GUERRE 7, 1951

        Photographer

        Tom Haartsen

        8 x LA GUERRE 7

        1951
        Cobra
        40,0cm
        x 28,0cm
        lithograph
        Collection Fondation Constant

        CID

        661

        Edition: 50

          English title

          8 X WAR 7

          Alternate titles

          8 maal de oorlog
          1966

          Signed/dated

          Signed Constant, center left in pencil
          Tags
          Animal
          Dog
          Ladder
          People
          Suffering
          War

          Frame dimensions

          nee

          Image

          Constant Nieuwenhuys-ZT/Waldo, 1985

          Photographer

          Tom Haartsen

          ZT/Waldo

          1985
          Late period
          51,0cm
          x 36,0cm
          paper
          watercolour
          Collection Fondation Constant, NL

          CID

          554

          Circa 1985. Waldo was Constant's second to last dog with whom he had an extraordinary relationship. According to Constant the dog was exceptionally cheeky and cute. Constant really admired this in him. Waldo's signature trick was that he could catch any ball you threw at him.

            Signed/dated

            Signed Constant, bottom right in red gouache
            Tags
            Animal
            Dog
            Friend
            Green
            Portrait

            Frame dimensions

            nee

            Image

            Constant Nieuwenhuys-Tikus, 1991

            Photographer

            Tom Haartsen

            Tikus

            1991
            Late period
            71,0cm
            x 50,0cm
            paper
            watercolour
            Collection Fondation Constant, NL

            CID

            515

            Tikus means mouse in Malaisian. He was with Constant from 1990 till his death. Ever since Costant had picked him up from the compound the dog had not been from his side. When Constant passed away Tikus died a few days later.

              Signed/dated

              Titled, signed and dated "Tikus" Constant '91, bottom right in black pencil
              Tags
              Animal
              Dog
              Friend
              Portrait
              Yellow

              Frame dimensions

              unknown

              Image

              Constant Nieuwenhuys-L'inondation, 1995

              Photographer

              Tom Haartsen

              L'inondation

              1995
              Late period
              81,0cm
              x 65,0cm
              linen
              oil paint
              Collection Fondation Constant, NL

              CID

              492

              Inpired by the floodings of January 31st 1995 in the Dutch area Rivierenland. The floodings were very severe and forced 250.000 people to evacuate their homes for several weeks.

                English title

                The Flood

                Signed/dated

                Signed and dated Constant '93, top left in grey paint on grey fond
                Tags
                Animal
                Dog
                Natural disaster

                Frame dimensions

                91,5 x 75,4 x 5 cm

                Image

                Constant Nieuwenhuys-Chien, 1994

                Photographer

                Tom Haartsen

                Chien [II]

                1994
                Late period
                55,0cm
                x 41,0cm
                paper
                watercolour
                Collection Fondation Constant, NL

                CID

                453

                  English title

                  Dog [II]

                  Signed/dated

                  Signed and dated Constant '94 bottom right, in pencil on light grey fond

                  Provenance

                  1994 Constant
                  2005 Collection Fondation Constant
                  Tags
                  Animal
                  Brown
                  Dog
                  Sepia

                  Frame dimensions

                  80,0 x 65,0 x 3,0 cm

                  Image

                  Constant Nieuwenhuys-Luchtaanval, 1951

                  Photographer

                  Tom Haartsen

                  Luchtaanval

                  1951
                  Cobra
                  125,0cm
                  x 117,2cm
                  linen
                  oil paint
                  Collection Van Abbemuseum Eindhoven, NL longterm loan from Rijksdienst voor Cultureel Erfgoed

                  CID

                  290

                    English title

                    Air Raid

                    Alternate titles

                    Verschroeide aarde (Luchtaanval)
                    1951 Archive entry
                    Attaque aérienne
                    2001

                    Signed/dated

                    Signed and dated Constant '51, bottom left from center in yellow|brown paint on blue|green fond

                    Provenance

                    1951 Constant
                    1962 Collection Rijksdienst voor Cultureel Erfgoed | K62349
                    2002 Collection Van Abbemuseum Eindhoven, NL
                    Tags
                    Airplane
                    Animal
                    Black
                    Blue
                    Brown
                    Child
                    Death
                    Destruction
                    Dog
                    People
                    War
                    White

                    Frame dimensions

                    127,7 x 120,2 x 4,4 cm

                    Image

                    Constant Nieuwenhuys-Waldo, 1990

                    Photographer

                    Tom Haartsen

                    Waldo

                    1990
                    Late period
                    27,2cm
                    x 37,6cm
                    paper
                    pencil
                    Collection Fondation Constant, NL

                    CID

                    257

                    In 1990 Constant's dog Waldo died. It's uncertain whether this is a drawing of a dead or sleeping Waldo.

                      Signed/dated

                      Signed and dated Constant '90, bottom left in black pencil
                      Tags
                      Animal
                      Black
                      Dog
                      Grey

                      Frame dimensions

                      nee