POLL Daniël Herbert ('Herbert') (Van Der)

THE ART CRITIC

Pastel on paper: 123 x 97 cm / 48.4 x 38.2 ins
Signed and dated 'Herbert van der Poll/ 1927' lower left

Painter of portraits, animals, flowers and plants; draughtsman, etcher and lithographer.

Daniël Herbert Van der Poll was a pupil at the Amsterdam Academy. He lived and worked in Antwerp and Amsterdam. He specialised in painting animals, but he also painted flowers and plants. He was a member and secretary of ‘Arti et Amicitae’ in Amsterdam.

In 1925 he was awarded a gold medal by Queen Wilhelmina.

He taught at the Amsterdam Academy until 1942.

Period:
Amsterdam 1877 - 1963
Dutch School

Exhibitions:
Otterlo

Literature:
P. Scheen, "Lexicon Nederlandse Beeldende Kunstenaars; 1750-1880", The Hague 1981, p. 406.