Portrait Erica Terpstra from Stars on canvas will be auctioned
A portrait of a politician Erica Terpstra, painted for the tv-program Stars on the cloth, go in september under the hammer.
Auction house Klinkhamer in Groningen auction, the spiritual portrait. “We have ‘m from the contents of an amazing stately home in the middle of the country”, says Stephan Veenstra of Auction house Klinkhamer at Dagblad van het Noorden.
“Maintenance of the house had the owners never done anything. They have their life long only art and curios bought. Now, everything was gone.”
The painting shows Terpstra among others, depicted with a lamb, mermaid, and a monk. The portrait was six years ago, created by artist Robin Soer. In the broadcast of Stars on the canvas doubted Terpstra significantly between the three portraits of her were made. Soers portrait called them beautiful, but they felt that they were there to important in was dropped. Ultimately, she chose a classic painting that is better in the interior of her home paste.
Artist Soer let the newspaper know that his portrait of Terpstra him at the time, 1.800 euro to date. In september it was auctioned for charity, the auction house put it in at 100 euros. Also be a portrait of Anita Witzier and a glass-in-lead of Arjan Ederveen from the same program will be auctioned.