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Tunis Ponsen

 (1891 - 1968)
Tunis Ponsen was active/lived in Illinois.  Tunis Ponsen is known for landscape, still life, portrait, marine.

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Tunis Ponsen


Dutch born painter, Tunis Ponsen, was highly prolific during his professional years, 1930 to 1967. His methods included oil paintings on canvas, watercolors, and an extremely limited number of single-color lithographs and linoleum block prints.

Ponsen painted images that captured his heart and now evoke for some viewers, emotions of nostalgia. From landscapes depicting the verdant rolling fields of western Michigan and eastern seaboard water scenes, to still lifes and florals, compelling portraits, and personal interior scenes, Ponsen's imagery conveys visually what may be the artist's diary of his life. Never married, his true loves were his painting, sister and niece.

Tunis Ponsen was born in 1891 in the Netherlands. He emig  ...  Displaying 750 of 7496 characters.



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About  Tunis Ponsen

Born:  1891 - Wageningen, Holland
Died:   1968 - Chicago, Illinois
Known for:  landscape, still life, portrait, marine