Oil paintings with animals

dated 1986 until 2020 (click on an image to enlarge an artwork)
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Brothers

2020

These black labradors are having a good time huddling against each other- real brothers.

Portrait of Kyra

2020

It was a pleasure to paint the portrait of this sweetheart- a rewarding commission.

Duck

2008

This little duck often came in the garden asking for food, so I had lots of opportunities to watch it.

Peregrine falcon

2002

During an exhibition in the Middle-East I was impressed to see how highly the falcon is appreciated over there; this inspired me to do this painting.

Portrait of Destiny, Highlandpony

1986

This portrait was commissioned by a great lover of horses, especially Highlandponies.

Goldcrest

2019

This goldcrest landed on the goblet, making the stillife less still and more lively.

Golden Retrievers

2019

Two Golden retrievers in a landscape; I had models for the dogs, but the landscape is pure fantasy.

Blue tit

2019

Blue tit on branch in landscape.

Black labradors

2019

For this painting I had models- but the landscape is pure fantasy. Ofcourse with water nearby, something these dogs are very fond of....

BeagleBlue

2018

Portrait of beagle Blue.

Portrait Ollie

2018

Portrait of a Basset Fauve de Bretagne.

Simba & cato

2017

A commisioned work of a brother and sister.

White horse in landscape

2012

This kind of landscapes seem to emerge by itself- and ofcourse I can't help to see a horse appear....

Russel family

2005

This family portrait shows a group of Jack Russels: the mother in the middle with her pups on both sides.

Arabian horse with falcon

2001

This painting was inspired by a trip to the Emirates, where I had an exhibition in the year 2000.

Cow

2001

This cowportrait I painted after the the big cattle-disaese crisis; it's a kind of monument to the cows as well as a therapy for me to do this painting.

Flatcoat Morrie

1994

This portrait of Flatcoat Morrie was commissioned. Because he is a huntingdog I also painted a pheasant (left) - but the wind is in such a direction that it is not noticed by the dog.

Portrait Snuif

2010

A portrait of the Nova Scotia Duck Tolling Retriever Snuif.

On the lookout

2002

A landscape with mountains and lakes- in the foreground a falcon on the lookout.

Gula

1995

Portrait of poodle Gula. Being a waterdog she is depicted by a lake in which a duck is swimming.

Tamar

1991

A portrait of the Collie Tamar- her coat was blue merle. She is depicted in a Scottish mountain landscape.

Portrait of Raya

2017

Portrait of my dog Raya, a Dutch Shepherd, who was my loyal companion for 13 yeras.

Arabian horses in Oman

2007

This commissioned work was made for the sultan of Oman,  Qaboos bin Said al Said.

Nelson

2009

Portrait of a cat dressed as Lord Nelson; he was depicted as the British hero because of his character and fondness of water.

Portrait Chief

2017

A potrait of  Labrador Chief.

Portrait of Timba when older

2003

A complete portrait of my Dutch Shepherd Timba, who reached an age of over 16 years.

Robin

2007

A robin sitting on a branch in the woods.

Family Jewels

2000

One of the racehorses I saw when visiting the royal stables in Dubai modelled for this work.

Flipje

2000

A portrait of a mouse named Flipje.

Retriever

1991

Portrait of a Golden Retriever in a wooded landscape.

Labrador Monty

2013

Portrait of Labrador Monty in a Welsh landscape.

Hunting butterflies

2006

 A black and white kitten on a windowsill looking at a butterfly.

Desert trot

2001

Painting of a trotting Arabian horse in a desert landscape.

Daydreaming

2000

A white kitten, daydreamig on a blanket.

Puppies near dog house

1990

Labrador pups playing near dog house.

Attention

1993

A group of horses in a landscape.

Goats(mother and child)

2000

A mother goat with her young lying near a farmer´s fence.

Majesty

1999

Painting of a crowned swans head.

Donkeys

1992

A donkey mother with her foal in a fantasy landscape.

Lord Stafford

1996

American Stafford with jacket.

Green frog

2009

A green frog in a landscape.