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Abraham Hulk Jr

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ABRAHAM HULK, JNR. (1851-1922)
Abraham Hulk Jnr. was born in the Netherlands in 1851 to the renowned Dutch marine painter Abraham Hulk, Snr. (1813-1897). Although Hulk spent the majority of his life in England, he made frequent trips back to the Netherlands and was well regarded in both countries.

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ABRAHAM HULK, JNR. (1851-1922)
Abraham Hulk Jnr. was born in the Netherlands in 1851 to the renowned Dutch marine painter Abraham Hulk, Snr. (1813-1897). Although Hulk spent the majority of his life in England, he made frequent trips back to the Netherlands and was well regarded in both countries. While in England, he painted extensively in the region of Dorking, Surrey and Nottingham. He was best known for his Dutch and Southern England landscapes which he painted in both watercolors and oils. He flourished as an artist between 1876 and 1892, during which time he gained renown and participated in important English exhibitions at the Royal Academy and the Royal Society of British Artists. During his lifetime, he showed twenty-four works at the Royal Academy, as well as exhibiting fifteen times at the annual exhibition of the Royal Society of British Artists. Hulk lived for many years in Nottingham where he died in 1922. This painting by Hulk, Jr. is typical of his poetic rural landscapes. The painting portrays the favorite themes of Hulk, Jr., displaying the delicate beauty and balance of nature and life in the countryside. The oil on canvas is signed lower right in the distinguishing signature of Hulk, Jr., who at times signed his artwork Abraham Hulk. The painting in the ornate original gesso frame measures 18″x22.5″. Hulk, Jnr. has sold at auction internationally, including Christie’s.