Belgische schilder Carlo van Her

Van Her Carlo

Carlo Van Her (pseudonym of Charles Van Herbruggen) was a Belgian artist born in Brussels in 1884 and died there in 1960. He was a painter, draftsman, etcher and lithographer. Education at the Academy in Brussels, conducted by J. Delville. Painter of navies, figures, portraits, flowers, cityscapes and still lifes. Very nicely processed the thickly applied paint in which the shapes slightly blur. Traditional composition. Also a skilled etcher and lithographer. Work among others in the Museums in Antwerp and Tournai. Was a teacher at the Academy in Sint-Joost-ten-Node. Mentioned in BAS I and two centuries of signatures of Belgian artists. (PIRON)