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Jan Sluijters
A PORTRAIT OF MANUS PEET
Estimate
8,00012,000
LOT SOLD. 12,500 EUR
JUMP TO LOT
75
Jan Sluijters
A PORTRAIT OF MANUS PEET
Estimate
8,00012,000
LOT SOLD. 12,500 EUR
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

19th Century Paintings & Contemporary Art

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Amsterdam

Jan Sluijters
1881-1957
A PORTRAIT OF MANUS PEET

Catalogue Note

The writer Israël Querido (1872-1932) wrote an epic cycle about Amsterdam in four episodes titled De Jordaan  (Amsterdam 1912), Van Nes tot Zeedijk (Amsterdam 1915), Manus Peet (Amsterdam 1922) en Mooie Karel (Amsterdam 1925) – which became his most popular book. Manus Peet is the principal character in the third part and became a popular hero. Sluijters created male image of Manus Peet for a poster.

19th Century Paintings & Contemporary Art

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Amsterdam