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Harrie Kuyten

Full name: Henricus Johannes "Harrie" Kuyten
Other name(s): Harrie Kuijten
Gender: Male
Born: December 19, 1883 in Utrecht, Utrecht, Netherlands
Died: January 29, 1952 in Schoorl, Noord-Holland, Netherlands
Country: NED Netherlands
Sport: Art Competitions

Biography

Dutch painter Harrie Kuyten was a scholar of Simon Mengelberg in Utrecht and subsequently studied at the Royal Academy of Arts in Antwerpen. Later he travelled extensively to various countries including Scandinavia and Austria-Hungary. He was a graphic artist, painter, draftsman, lithographer and wood carver. His style was Impressionistic, but was influenced by French Fauvism. Kuyten mainly painted a variety of topics, including trees, animals, harbor scenes, interiors, landscapes, nudes, cityscapes, still lifes and portraits. In the late 1920s he becomes a representative of the so-called Bergense School, characterized by an expressionist style showing influences of cubism and a preference for darker colors.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1928 Summer 44 Amsterdam Art Competitions Mixed Painting, Paintings Netherlands NED AC

Mixed Painting, Paintings

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank Title
1928 Summer 44 Amsterdam Art Competitions Netherlands Final Standings AC Natation et Navigation
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