Image

Constant Nieuwenhuys-Au boudoir, ca 1984

Photographer

Tom Haartsen

Au boudoir

1984
Late period
paper
watercolour
Collection unknown

CID

6016

Circa 1984

    English title

    At the Boudoir

    Signed/dated

    Signed Constant, bottom right in pencil

    Provenance

    1984 Constant
    Tags
    Erotica
    Nude
    Pink
    Sepia
    White
    Woman

    Frame dimensions

    No

    Image

    Constant Nieuwenhuys-4 dessins préparatoires pour Casanova-1, 1975

    Photographer

    Tom Haartsen

    Image

    Image

    4 dessins préparatoires pour Casanova-02

    1975
    Late period
    30,0cm
    x 32,5cm
    ink
    paper
    Collection Aaron Shatzman and Karen Kaplan, USA

    CID

    4342

      English title

      4 Drawings in preparation for Casanova-02

      Signed/dated

      Signed Constant, bottom center in ink

      Provenance

      1975 Constant
      Collection Galerie Jaski, Amsterdam
      Collection unknown
      2019 Private collection, USA (Millon Auction, Bruxelles)
      Tags
      Erotica
      Flower
      Guitar
      Literature
      Love
      Man
      Nude
      Penis
      Woman

      Frame dimensions

      No

      Image

      Constant Nieuwenhuys-Het bordeel [II], 1994

      Photographer

      Tom Haartsen

      Het bordeel [II]

      1994
      Late period
      17,8cm
      x 23,0cm
      aquatint
      Collection Fondation Constant, NL

      CID

      3281

      Edition: 25 [20 & V]

        English title

        The Brothel [II]
        Tags
        Black
        Erotica
        Grey
        Nude
        People
        White
        Woman

        Frame dimensions

        No

        Image

        Constant Nieuwenhuys-Europa I, ca 1988

        Photographer

        Tom Haartsen

        Europa [I]

        1988
        Late period
        55,0cm
        x 36,0cm
        gouache
        paper
        watercolour
        Collection Cora and Hans de Vries, NL

        CID

        3026

        Circa 1988

          Signed/dated

          Signed and titled Constant Europa, top left in sepia pencil

          Provenance

          Constant
          Collection Cora and Hans de Vries, NL
          2010 Hans de Vries (na overlijden Cora de Vries)
          Tags
          Animal
          Bull
          Erotica
          Myth
          People
          Woman

          Frame dimensions

          unknown

          Image

          Constant Nieuwenhuys-Europa, ca 1989

          Photographer

          Tom Haartsen

          Europa [II]

          1989
          Late period
          35,5cm
          x 24,8cm
          ink
          watercolour
          Collection Aaron Shatzman and Karen Kaplan, USA

          CID

          2866

          Circa 1989

            English title

            Europe [II]

            Signed/dated

            Signed and titled Constant, bottom left in black ink, "Europa", bottom left in purple ink.

            Provenance

            Constant
            Co Melkert, gitarist and friend of Constant
            2007 Bruins-Uding, NL (bought at Christie's, Amsterdam June 5 [Lot 177])
            2023 Aaron Shatzman and Karen Kaplan, USA (bought at Venduehuis, Den Haag [cat.nr. 31]
            Tags
            Animal
            Bull
            Erotica
            Myth
            People
            Woman

            Frame dimensions

            57,5 x 46,8 cm

            Image

            Constant Nieuwenhuys-Voorstudie Europa, 1992 ca

            Photographer

            Tom Haartsen

            Image

            Voorstudie Europa

            1992
            Late period
            51,0cm
            x 36,0cm
            crayon
            pencil
            watercolour
            Collection Fondation Constant, NL

            CID

            2510

            Circa 1992.

              English title

              Study for Europa

              Signed/dated

              Signed and titled Constant EUROPA, bottom left in pencil
              Tags
              Animal
              Bull
              Erotica
              Myth
              People
              Woman

              Frame dimensions

              No

              Image

              Constant Nieuwenhuys-Voorstudie Plaisir et tristesse de l'amour, 1976 ca

              Photographer

              Tom Haartsen

              Image

              Voorstudie Plaisir et tristesse de l'amour

              1976
              Late period
              38,8cm
              x 49,7cm
              paper
              pencil
              washed ink
              watercolour
              Collection Fondation Constant, NL

              CID

              2507

              Circa 1976. Numbered 19, bottom right in pencil

                English title

                Study for Plaisir et tristesse de l'amour
                Tags
                Erotica
                Guitar
                Poetry

                Frame dimensions

                No

                Image

                Constant Nieuwenhuys-4 dessins préparatoires pour Casanova-2, 1975

                Photographer

                Tom Haartsen

                Image

                Image

                4 dessins préparatoires pour Casanova-01

                1975
                Late period
                21,0cm
                x 25,0cm
                ink
                paper
                Private collection, NL

                CID

                2337

                  English title

                  4 Drawings in Preparation for Casanova-01

                  Signed/dated

                  Signed Constant, bottom right in ink

                  Provenance

                  1975 Constant
                  Collection unknown
                  2002 Christie's
                  2002 Collection Jaski
                  2018 Private Collection, NL
                  Tags
                  Erotica
                  Flower
                  Guitar
                  Literature
                  Love
                  Man
                  Nude
                  Penis
                  Sex
                  Woman

                  Frame dimensions

                  52,2 x 55,5 x 2,8 cm

                  Image

                  Constant Nieuwenhuys-Europa, 1981 ca

                  Photographer

                  Tom Haartsen

                  Europa

                  1980
                  Late period
                  19,9cm
                  x 22,3cm
                  charcoal
                  paper
                  Teylers Museum, NL

                  CID

                  1119

                  Circa 1980.

                    English title

                    Europe

                    Signed/dated

                    Titled Europa in ink bottom right and signed Constant in pencil bottom right

                    Provenance

                    Constant
                    1980 Private collection, NL (Adèle van Rijckevorsel)
                    2020 schenking van Egbert en Loes Dommering aan Teylers Museum, Haarlem
                    Tags
                    Animal
                    Bull
                    Erotica
                    Myth
                    Penis
                    People
                    Woman

                    Frame dimensions

                    36,8 x 37,8 x 1,2 cm

                    Image

                    Constant Nieuwenhuys-Vrouw met dildo, 1971

                    Photographer

                    Tom Haartsen

                    Vrouw met dildo

                    1971
                    New Babylon
                    12,7cm
                    x 13,3cm
                    gravure
                    Collection Fondation Constant, NL

                    CID

                    922

                    Edition: 20

                      English title

                      Woman with Dildo

                      Alternate titles

                      Vrouw met dildo
                      1971 Archive entry
                      Tags
                      Erotica
                      People
                      Woman

                      Frame dimensions

                      nee