Belgische kunstenaar Alfons Vermeir

Vermeir Alfons

Alfons Vermeir was a Belgian artist born in Baasrode in 1905 and died there in 1994. He was a painter, watercolorist and draftsman. He studied at the Academy and at the Higher Institute in Antwerp. He preferred landscapes, rural scenes, the farmer at work, portraits, port and Scheldt views and picturesque Antwerp city corners. He is known for his expressionist design. Gray tonalities dominate in his tormented heaven. (PIRON)