Tafeldame

I guess I had a little more time during corona weeks and used it to paint, paint, paint. Some of the results can be found on my website. The latest painting I made is called ‘Tafeldame’. Before I start painting I often make a sketch of the work I want …

Portrait of Augusta Curiel

Augusta Curiel (1873-1937) was a Surinamese photographer. At the age of 31 she set up her first studio together with her younger sister Anna, who helped her with everything around the photography. They were known as “The Sisters’ or ‘The Curiel Ladies’. Curiel was not the first woman to take …