(1895 - 1972)
Henri Pieck was active/lived in Netherlands. Henri Pieck is known for painting.
Biography Henri Pieck
Henri Pieck, twin brother of
Anton Pieck, also had a successful career as an artist. Henri always had
a sketchbook at hand and was always drawing. At a young age, he was
only seventeen, Pieck left for Amsterdam, where he moved into an
appartment and studio on the Nieuwendijk. Henri liked to draw in bars, a
habit he would maintain for the rest of his life. He often could be
found sketching in one of the many honky-tonk bars and pubs around the
Zeedijk en the Nes. The artist sketched pub interiors and made
watercolours of working class women. Pieck recorded daily life,
especially the fringes of society. He was attracted to the
characteristic side of poor and cosmopolitan life, a l
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