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Frans Roofthooft

 (1888 - 1957)
Frans Roofthooft was active/lived in Belgium.  Frans Roofthooft is known for floral still life and heath-view landscape painting.

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Frans Roofthooft


Roofthooft, Frans (1888-1961) Belgian artist.  Noted for floral still life's and landscapes and heath views of the region in which he lived.  Founder of the Artistic group "Rupelgouw" in 1934, (which was active in Boom, Belgium in the 1930's and 1940's.") and "Pogen" in Boom, Belgium, in 1955.

According to the writer Richard De Wilde for the AKOS 1935 Exhibition of K.K.V.RUGO ("Rugo Art and Cultural Association for the Rupel District."  Roofthrooft was a founding member, initially Treasurer, and by 1937 was President), he commented on Mr. Roofthooft's work: 

An artist with a completely differ color resonance is the painter Frans Roofthooft.  It is especially as a landscape painter that we known him  ...  Displaying 750 of 1223 characters.



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About  Frans Roofthooft

Born:  1888
Died:   1957
Known for:  floral still life and heath-view landscape painting