Image

Constant Nieuwenhuys-Compositie met vierkanten, 1953

Photographer

Tom Haartsen

Compositie met vierkanten

1953
Towards a synthesis of art
58,9cm
x 59,4cm
oil paint
panel
Collection unknown

CID

7216

    English title

    Composition with Squares

    Alternate titles

    Compositie met vierkanten
    1953 Archive entry

    Signed/dated

    signed and dated 'Constant ’53,' bottom right in black pen on gray fond

    Provenance

    1953 Constant
    < 1965 Martin Visser, NL
    < 1980 Herman Kater, NL
    2007 Collection unknown (Sotheby's Amsterdam)
    2022 Collection unknown (Adams Amsterdam Auctions)
    Tags
    Abstract
    Black
    Blue
    Brown
    Green
    White

    Frame dimensions

    90 x 90 cm

    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-ZT/New Babylon schilder, 1977

      Photographer

      Unknown

      ZT/New Babylon schilder

      1977
      Late period
      gouache
      paper
      watercolour
      wax crayon
      Collection unknown

      CID

      6003

        English title

        No TItle/New Babylon Painter

        Signed/dated

        Signed and dated, Constant '77, bottom right in black pencil on grey/green fond

        Provenance

        Constant
        Tags
        Art
        Black
        Brown
        Green
        Grey
        Painter
        Pink
        Red
        Studio
        White

        Frame dimensions

        No

        Image

        Constant Nieuwenhuys-ZT/La Japonaise, 1977

        Photographer

        Tom Haartsen

        ZT/La Japonaise

        1977
        Late period
        paper
        watercolour
        Collection unknown

        CID

        6001

          English title

          No TItle/The Japanese

          Signed/dated

          Signed and dated, Constant '77, bottom left in pencil on pink fond

          Provenance

          Constant
          1978 Collection unknown (Collection d'Art, NL)
          Tags
          Art
          Black
          Blue
          Culture
          People
          Pink
          Red
          White
          Woman

          Frame dimensions

          No

          Image

          Constant Nieuwenhuys-ZT/Cobraschilder, 1977

          Photographer

          Unknown

          ZT/Cobraschilder

          1977
          Late period
          paper
          watercolour
          Collection unknown

          CID

          6000

            English title

            Cobra Painter

            Alternate titles

            Le peintre
            1978

            Signed/dated

            "Constant '77'", bottom right in black ink on ocher fond

            Provenance

            Constant
            1978 Collection unknown (Collection d'Art, NL)
            Tags
            Art
            Black
            Blue
            Brown
            Green
            Grey
            Painter
            Red
            Studio
            White
            Yellow

            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-Le poète [I], 1980

              Photographer

              Tom Haartsen

              Le poète [I]

              1980
              Late period
              paper
              watercolour
              Collection unknown

              CID

              3255

                English title

                The Poet

                Signed/dated

                Signed Constant, bottom center in blue watercolor
                Tags
                Art
                Brown
                Green
                Man
                People
                Poet
                Poetry
                Red
                White

                Frame dimensions

                No

                Image

                Constant Nieuwenhuys-De vogelman, 1949

                Photographer

                Unknown

                De vogelman

                1949
                Cobra
                30,0cm
                x 24,0cm
                linen
                oil paint
                Private collection, Belgium

                CID

                3195

                  English title

                  The BIrdman

                  Signed/dated

                  Signed and dated Constant '49, on the back (in 1988)

                  Provenance

                  1949 Constant
                  1949 Collection Christian Dotremont, Belgium
                  +- 1950 Collection Général Major Piet de Groof (Walter Korun), Belgium
                  1988 Private collection, Belgium
                  Tags
                  Animal
                  Bird
                  Black
                  Brown
                  Fantasy creature
                  Man
                  Red
                  White

                  Frame dimensions

                  No

                  Image

                  Constant Nieuwenhuys-Vogel (Duif), 1952

                  Photographer

                  Unknown

                  Vogel (Duif)

                  1952
                  Towards a synthesis of art
                  64,5cm
                  x 50,0cm
                  gouache
                  monotype
                  paper
                  Private collection, NL

                  CID

                  3180

                    English title

                    Bird (Dove)

                    Alternate titles

                    Vogel (Duif)
                    1952 Archive entry

                    Signed/dated

                    Signed and dated Constant '52, center left in pencil

                    Provenance

                    1952 Constant
                    Collection Steef de Vries, Schiedam, NL
                    1990 Collection Herman Kater (Chistie's Amsterdam)
                    2005 Private collection, NL (Sotheby's Amsterdam)
                    Tags
                    Animal
                    Dove
                    Pigeon
                    War
                    White

                    Frame dimensions

                    No

                    Image

                    Constant Nieuwenhuys-Végétation, 1948

                    Photographer

                    Tom Haartsen

                    Végétation

                    1948
                    Cobra
                    45,5cm
                    x 52,8cm
                    linen
                    oil paint
                    Collection De Heus-Zomer, NL

                    CID

                    3171

                      English title

                      Vegetation

                      Signed/dated

                      Signed and dated Constant '48, center right in greay paint

                      Provenance

                      1948 Constant
                      1951 Henry Schou, Denmark
                      1987 Collection Willem M. Smit (Sotheby's London)
                      1993 Collection ABN AMRO, NL (through bankruptcy of Smit collection)
                      1994 Collection De Heus-Zomer, NL
                      Tags
                      Animal
                      Black
                      Blue
                      Figures
                      Green
                      Grey
                      Red
                      White
                      Yellow

                      Frame dimensions

                      65,6 x 73,3 x 3,6 cm