The Sint Sebastiaansdoelen in Hoorn, Holland


This drawing is a preliminary study for the oil painting no. 74-3 in the catalogue raisonné.


Private collection


2016 - Door het oog van Cornelis Springer. Een ontdekkingstocht langs de steden rondom de Zuiderzee. Zuiderzeemuseum, Enkhuizen, The Netherlands.


A. Ligthart, Door het oog van Cornelis Springer, een ontdekkingstocht langs de steden rondom de Zuiderzee, Schiedam 2015

W. Laanstra, 'Cornelis Springer en het getekende stadsgezicht', Tableau 11, no. 6, p. 51;

W. Laanstra, Springer in Hoorn, Hoorn 1992, p. 16, image 9;
W. Laanstra, Cornelis Springer. Geschilderde steden, 1994, p. 141, cat. no. T74-1. 

more about Cornelis Springer

Cornelis Springer

b. 25.05.1817
Amsterdam, The Netherlands

d. 18.02.1891
Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Springer is considered the most renowned townview painter of the Dutch Romantic era. At the age of 17 he entered his first work in an exhibition, to be followed by about 120 other contributions to national and international art exhibitions. His work consists of carefully executed town views in which the figures are dwarfed by the presence of imposing Gothic structures, with transparent  . . .
read more..

more work by Cornelis Springer

A Street in Weesp, Holland

Canal View

Street in Alkmaar

The 'Waag' on the Brink in Deventer

The Market and Town Hall at Halberstadt

The Vijzelstraat in Enkhuizen

Related works

A Lady on the Streets of Amsterdam

A View of the 'Groothoofd', Dordrecht

Boats on a River

Dutch townview with bridge and two towers

Figures on a snow covered street

Summer View of Sambeek

View of Bayeux

View of the Tiber River with Hadrian's villa