David Schulman (Hilversum 1881 - Laren 1966)
A view of the Brouwersgracht and Prinsengracht, Amsterdam
Oil on board, framed
32 by 48 cm.
Lived and worked in Laren and occasionally in Amsterdam. Formed himself and painted landscapes (especially winters), village views and harbor views around the Zuiderzee in an impressionistic style. Received the Willink van Collen Prize in 1909 and medals at the int. exhibitions in Santiago (1910), San Francisco (1915), Amsterdam (1930) and Rotterdam (1936). In 1939 Queen Wilhelmina awarded the gold medal to David Schulman. Work by Schulman can be found in the National Collection and in the Goois Museum, among others. In this painting the corner of the Brouwersgracht with the Prinsengracht is painted beautifufull.