Private collection, France
Will be included in the Catalogue Raisonné being prepared by M. Pierre-François Moget.
Geer van Velde (1898-1977) was a dutch painter, brother of the also well known artist Bram van Velde. Already at an early age he was interested in art, but born in a poor family, they could not afford any education in art, both men are autodidact. In 1925 Geer moves to Paris and exposes at the ‘Salon des Indépendants’. In 1937 he meets Samuel Beckett, the Irish writer, who introduces h . . .