Current Location:
Cabinet B -> Drawer 10 (B)
Location Notes:
PDC; Cabinet B; Drawer 10

The Cyril Lixenberg Collection of Contemporary Dutch Prints, a gift of the Brooks Family ➔ Kracht

Artwork
Medium:
Etching
Date:
circa 2002
Dimensions:
Artworks;Artworks - Height: 19.75 in;24 in Width: 26 in;30 in
Note: Matte
Description:
Image of a birds nest in a tree with a thunder storm coming over the horizon in the top right corner.
Historical Context:
Pieter Holstein is an illustrator, painter and graphic artist known for his interior still-life and landscape work, which have been noted for their dream-like quality. He is prolific in the arena of colored etchings, which implement an Absurdist style and are characterized by the artist's aim to comment on the philosophical notions of art and perception.