About Marc Knook

Marc Knook richtte in 2004 de kunsthandel Proportio Divina op. De kunsthandel is gevestigd in een monumentaal Jugendstil pand in Arnhem en heeft zich in de loop der jaren gespecialiseerd in Nederlands Art Nouveau aardewerk, sculpturen en porselein van Rozenburg Den Haag.

March 2016

February 2016

Spring exhibition ~The Hague salon~ Saturday 12 and Sunday 13 March, 2016

We kindly invite you to our spring exhibition at our gallery in The Hague, Saturday 12 and Sunday 13 March 2016, from 11am – 7pm You’re most welcome! Jaap Nieuwenhuizen Segaar, Rachel Reijers, Marc Knook The gallery is located at the Laan van Meerdervoort 41, The Hague www.dehaagsesalon.nl ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Three Dutch art dealers, G.J. Nieuwenhuizen [...]

December 2015

Autumn exhibition ~The Hague salon~ Saturday 19th and Sunday 20th December 2015

We kindly invite you to our autumn exhibition at our gallery in The Hague, Saturday 19th and Sunday 20th Decmber 2015, from 12pm – 7pm You’re most welcome! Jaap Nieuwenhuizen Segaar, Rachel Reijers, Marc Knook The gallery is located at the Laan van Meerdervoort 41, The Hague ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Three Dutch art dealers, G.J. Nieuwenhuizen Segaar [...]

May 2015

April 2015

March 2015

February 2015

January 2015

1st Edition ‘The Hague salon’

Three Dutch art dealers will be showing highlights from the European Art Nouveau and Art Deco period; art glass, sculptures, Rozenburg eggshell porcelain, furniture, paintings and lamps. We kindly invite you to our 'The Hague salon' exhibition on Saturday 31 Januari and Sunday 01 February, from 11am to 7pm You're most welcome!! Jaap Nieuwenhuizen Segaar [...]

December 2014

Serviezendomein.nl besteedt deze maand aandacht aan Proportio Divina.

Serviezendomein.nl, een onafhankelijk webmagazine over het design van Nederlands serviesgoed na circa 1900, besteedt deze maand uitgebreid aandacht aan Proportio Divina. "Serviezendomein is een particuliere non-commerciële website en wordt gemaakt zonder winstoogmerk uit interesse voor het Nederlandse serviesgoed. Serviezendomein.nl opereert onafhankelijk van producenten, winkels, handelaren of verkopende particulieren van gebruiksaardewerk." De link naar het magazine vindt [...]

July 2014

Top things to do in Arnhem this summer:

(Besides visiting our Gallery :)) # FROM 23 MAY UNTIL 7 SEPTEMBER 2014, THE KRÖLLER-MÜLLER MUSEUM PRESENTS THE EXHIBITION SEURAT. MASTER OF POINTILLISM. seurat.krollermuller.nl/en/georges-seurat # When visting the Kröller-Müller Museum go see the beautiful restored 'Jachthuis Sint Hubertus' www.hogeveluwe.nl/en/discover-the-park/museums/jachthuis-sint-hubertus/1166 Just borrow one of the 1,700 free white bicycles outside and take a ride through the [...]

April 2014

A major retrospective on Theodoor Colenbrander in the Dutch Drents Museum

Theo Colenbrander (1841-1930) Date 22-03-2014 till 28-09-2014 Dutch design avant-la-lettre Theo Colenbrander is not just considered the first industrial designer in the Netherlands, his work is specifically innovative as well. In his day, only a select group appreciated the bright colours and nearly abstract patterns of his ceramics and his textile designs. In many ways, [...]

March 2014

A Rozenburg Den Haag eggshell porcelain 1903 vase in the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston

We recently got these pictures, showing the Rozenburg eggshell porcelain 1903 vase on display in the Museum of Fine Arts Houston, the vase (rozenburg-den-haag-hga-huyvenaar-1903) that we sold to the MFAH. "The MFAH collections of art created on the European continent encompass artistic styles across the time line of history, from the ancient world to the [...]

June 2013

Sold to the Philadelphia Museum of Art !

The Philadelphia Museum of Art acquires a rare earthenware 'decor Warboel' vase by Theodoor Colenbrander, executed at the Ram Arnhem factory in 1923. Purchased with funds contributed by the Young Friends of the Philadelphia Museum of Art, 2013. About the vase: proportiodivina.nl/en/object/ram-arnhem-tac-colenbrander-1923 and: www.philamuseum.org/collections/permanent 'The Philadelphia Museum of Art is among the largest art museums in the United States. [...]

January 2013

November 2012

The Kröller-Müller Museum has acquired Vincent (1915) by Vilmos Huszár (1884-1960)

New acquisition: 'Vincent', a tribute to Van Gogh by Vilmos Huszár The Kröller-Müller Museum has acquired Vincent (1915) by Vilmos Huszár (1884-1960). The painting has been on the museum’s wish list for many years. It was offered for sale in 1993, but at that time the museum had insufficient funds at its disposal. In the [...]

J.C.K. Klinkenberg (1852-1924),

Dit bijzonder fraaie winterse stadsgezicht van J.C.K. Klinkenberg dook na bijna een halve eeuw weer op. Onder de oude en inmiddels okergele vernislaag, zat het typische licht van Klinkenberg verscholen en na verwijdering van die vernislaag kwam het werk in volle glorie naar boven. En wat een juweel! Het schilderij was te zien in het [...]

January 2012