TEN CATE Siebe Johannes
VIEW OF THE PONT NEUF IN PARIS
Oil on canvas: 69 x 102 cm / 27.2 x 40.2 in
Signed and dated '1902' lower left
Painter of town views, genre scenes and landscapes; draughtsman, etcher and lithographer.
Siebe Johannes Ten Cate showed a predilection for lanscapes and town views. He is also the author of drawings, etchings and lithographies. He studied at the Academy of Amsterdam and was a pupil of J.M. Schmidt Crans.
He travelled through Europe (Antwerp and Paris), North America and Egypt even though he mostly worked in Paris.
He taught D.H.Th. Römer.
Exhibition : Galerie Carpentier in Paris
Sneek 1858 - Paris 1908
Amsterdam - Haarlem - Sneek
P. Scheen, "Lexicon Nederlandse Beeldende Kunstenaars; 1750 - 1880", The Hague 1981, p. 91.