Jan Mankes (1889-1920)
As a Jan Mankes collector you have come to the right place. Bob Scholte Fine Art sold over 50 prints and five oil paintings by Jan Mankes. The collection exists of original works of the artist, such as Twee muizen, Paard, Kraai met mugje, Schreeuwende kraai, but also more special prints such as Bosrand, Herfsttuin, Portrait of Annie Mankes Zernike and Zeelt. We do not sell heliogravures, only original hand-signed works.
Jan Mankes painted his daily environment in a calm and attentive way. The sensitivity and fragility of his artworks are sought-after by Dutch art lover, making Mankes known as 'Holland's most tranquil painter'. His oeuvre consists of less than 180 paintings and about 50 prints. Most of his works are in Dutch museum collections like Museum More, Museum Belvédère and the Rijksmuseum Amsterdam.
We are eager to acquire works by Jan Mankes, be it paintings, drawings, or prints. If you are in possession of any such artworks and thinking to put them up for sale, get in touch with us.
Jan Mankes, Lelieveld (1912), oil on canvas, 27 x 22 cm.
Bob Scholte Fine Art acted as a broker between the seller Kunsthandel Ivo Bouwman and an American client.
Photo: Kunsthandel Ivo Bouwman.