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OS, Tony van (1886 - 1945), Painter, draughtsman, illustrator

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
OS, Tony van (1886 - 1945), Painter, draughtsman, illustrator

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Belgian, 20th century, male.

Born 1886, in Antwerp; died 1945, in Tamise.

Painter, draughtsman, illustrator. Religious subjects, genre scenes, waterscapes.

Van Os studied under Courtens at the art academy and under Laermans at the higher institute in Anwerp. A member of the De Pelgrim group, he received the Prix Godecharle in 1908. He had a predilection for riverscapes in the Netherlands.

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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