The Old Cemetery Tower at Nuenen in the Snow JH 600


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The Old Cemetery Tower at Nuenen in the Snow (F 87, JH 600) by Vincent van Gogh
The Old Cemetery Tower at Nuenen in the Snow
Oil on canvas on cardboard
30 × 41.5 cm (11.75 × 16.75 in)
Stavros S. Niarchos Collection
Athens
Greece
Europe
Painted January 1885, Nuenen
F 87, JH 600

One of many views of the church tower at Nuenen that Vincent did. Vincent mentions the tower and paintings several times in his letters to Theo. For an interesting story about the tower and Vincent's use of it as a subject see the listing for
The Old Church Tower at Nuenen
(F 88, JH 490).

ALSO KNOWN AS
The Country Courtyard at Nuenen in the Snow

PROVENANCE
Mrs. E. H. du Quesne-van Gogh, Baarn;
d'Audretsch Art Gallery, The Hague;
Mr. Haas, Rotterdam;
Sale Amsterdam (F. Muller) 5 April 1921;
d'Audretsch Art Gallery, The Hague;
Unger and Van Mens Art Gallery, Rotterdam;
A. van Hoboken, Ascona;
Sale D. W. a. o. , Paris (Charpentier) 12 December 1953;
Stavros S. Niarchos, Athens (Private collection).