Pierneef Rustenburgkloof, oil on canvas Oliewenhuis Art Museum, Bloemfontein 140x126cm, Oil on canvas As part of a commission of 28 panels for the Johannesburg Railway Station in the 1930's Typical Pierneef style of melancholy landscape, imposing cliffs and the high drama of huge, building clouds Careful mathematical and strongly circular composition draws one into the centre Conveying a memory and emotional recall of the South African landscape

Pierneef Rustenburgkloof, oil on canvas Oliewenhuis Art Museum, Bloemfontein…

J.H. Pierneef - Berg Landskap

J.H. Pierneef - Berg Landskap

PIERNEEF Jacob Hendrik - A view in the Stellenbosch Valley with Simonsberg and the Hottentos Holland beyond, South Africa

PIERNEEF Jacob Hendrik - A view in the Stellenbosch Valley with Simonsberg and the Hottentos Holland beyond, South Africa

Jacobus Hendrik Pierneef (1886 –1957) was considered to be one of the best of the old South African masters. Most of his landscapes were of the South African highveld. His style was to reduce and simplify the landscape to geometric structures, using flat planes, lines and colour to present the harmony and order in nature, resulting in sweeping, uninhabited views with dramatic light and colour.

Jacobus Hendrik Pierneef was considered to be one of the best of…

Jacobus Hendrik Pierneefs Beautiful African Landscapes Lazer Horse

Jacobus Hendrik Pierneef is one of Africa’s most renowned landscape artists.

JH PIerneef - Stellenbosch Landscape

JH PIerneef - Stellenbosch Landscape

Pierneef

(n/a) Jacob Hendrik Pierneef (South African, Olifants Rivier (Mpumalanga), Northern Transvaal 60 x 75 cm.

JH Pierneef, Maloti Mountains, 1920s/30s. Love his use of colour in this one.

JH Pierneef, Maloti Mountains, Love his use of colour in this one.

JH Pierneef South African artist

JH Pierneef South African artist

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