Oil Paintings

The oil paintings that mostly come from my previous on location life drawings, sketch notes, and the final works are finished in my studio in the Netherlands.

HK60s

HK60s

Hong Kong harbour in the 60's. Oil on canvas, 60*100cm.

Matterhorn in Zermatt

Matterhorn in Zermatt

Impression of Matterhorn in Zermatt, from a trip in late June, oil on canvas, 60*80cm

Holyrood Park

Holyrood Park

One of my favourite place in the world, Holyrood park in Edinburgh, where I started, came to this majestic city 21 years ago, walked up to the mountain many times. View from Calton hill. Oil on canvas 50*70cm.

Elm Hill

Elm Hill

Elm hill road, my favourite road in Norwich, first snow before Xmas, on my way home after work. The old tea house is on the left. Oil on canvas 100*60cm.

Prage in Winter

Prage in Winter

The city of Prage in winter, it's one of the thickest painting I have even done. Oil on canvas 50*70cm.

Breda Eindstraat

Breda Eindstraat

Eindstraat after the rain. The street is where I live in the last 5 years. Pure impression, oil on canvas 60*100cm.

Nuanquan Town

Nuanquan Town

A sunny day of Nuanquan Town, Hebei province. The fortress town was formed in Ming dynasty. Oil on canvas 50*70cm.

Xiangxi Houses

Xiangxi Houses

Houses in Xiangxi, oil on canvas 40*50cm.

Sha Chiangmai

Sha Chiangmai

Been working on this portrait for a while, huge changes made for the background. Colours still don't match the real piece. Oil on canvas 50*60cm.

Gannan

Gannan

The vast landscape of Gannan Tibet plateau with snow mountains in the distance. Complete impression. Oil on canvas 60*100cm.

Mont Hua

Mont Hua

The moonlight trails in Mont Hua, I ascended the summit at 2154m with Edge Case colleagues in 2016, took us 7 hours, from 11:30pm to 6:30 am, finally reached the summit for the sunrise. Amazing experience. Oil on canvas, 40*50cm.

Watzmann

Watzmann

The golden sunset of Watzmann, Alps south of the village of Berchtesgaden. Completely based on my pen drawing in 2008. Oil on canvas 50*70cm.

Flam Norway

Flam Norway

The impression of Flam, Norway, I was here exactly a year ago. Oil on canvas 50*70cm.

Vase and Dry Flowers

Vase and Dry Flowers

Life painting, vase and dry flowers. Oil on canvas 50*80cm.

Populus Tree

Populus Tree

The golden populus tree, oil on canvas 50*80. The client took another piece and left this one.

Chiangmai

Chiangmai

Street view in Chiangmai, Thailand, a week before the global pandemic. Oil on canvas 50*80cm.

Dolomites

Dolomites

Very first painting of 2021, a good start, I was cluelessly painting some random clouds and came up this composition of Dolomites in South Tyrol, which I went twice and climbed the Seceda in the distance in deep snow. Oil on canvas 50*80cm.

Storm in Zaanse Schaans

Storm in Zaanse Schaans

Storm is on the way. Complete memory and impression of Zaanse Schaans in the Netherlands. Oil on canvas 50*70cm.

Tiger Down

Tiger Down

Tiger down in the mud, oil on canvas 100*60cm. Painted from my Academy 1:35th diorama.

Kinderdijk Impression

Kinderdijk Impression

Kinderdijk impression, oil on canvas, 50*80cm.

Norfolk Coast

Norfolk Coast

The Norfolk coast from imagination, I added the house and boats from riverside in Norwich, close to where I live. Oil on canvas, 40*50cm.

Giethoorn

Giethoorn

Impression of canals in Giethoorn, in northern Netherlands, based on my drawing from last year, oil on canvas 80*60cm.

Seago Study

Seago Study

An iteration of Seago study, Norfolk countryside. Oil on canvas, 40*50cm.

Qinghai S314

Qinghai S314

Impression of Qinghai Tibet plateau and Gobi desert, From a road trip last week. Painted with some great Old Holland intense oil colours for the sky and clouds. Oil on canvas 60*100cm.

Me109

Me109

Me 109. Oil on canvas 40*50cm.

Salisbury Cathedral

Salisbury Cathedral

Christmas snow in Salisbury cathedral, oil on canvas 40*50cm. May you rest in heaven.

Bishops's Bridge

Bishops's Bridge

The sunset of Bishop's bridge in Norwich, oil on canvas 50*60cm. I miss Norwich.

Ciqikou

Ciqikou

A normal day in the historical walking street of Ciqikou, Chongqing, Oil on canvas 80*60cm.

ZhouLuo Valley

ZhouLuo Valley

A typical mountainees village in Hunan, with layers of rice fields and farm houses nearby streams. Oil on canvas 40*50cm.

Matterhorn

Matterhorn

The great Matterhorn, Zermatt, stuck in Switzerland for 6 days, lost my luggage, denied boarding for Hong Kong flight, everything went against me in the last few days. But the amazing Swiss Alps still there. Oil on canvas 40*50cm.

Kathmandu Street

Kathmandu Street

The street of Kathmandu, from a visit in 2019, oil on canvas 50*70cm.

Tangier Morocco

Tangier Morocco

Tangier impression, oil on canvas 100*70cm.

The Bonding

The Bonding

The bonding, oil on canvas 30*40cm.

Chamonix

Chamonix

The lone house in Chamonix valley, completely based on life drawing in Chamonix in late April, 2017. Oil on Canvas 40*60cm.

Monks during Ceremony

Monks during Ceremony

Impression of the monks during ceremony in Tibet. Oil on canvas 40*60cm.

Hertog Hendriklaan in Breda

Hertog Hendriklaan in Breda

Hertog Hendriklaan in winter, Breda. Oil on canvas 50*70cm.

Bhaktapur Durbar Square02_S

Bhaktapur Durbar Square02_S

The historical Bhaktapur Durbar Square in Nepal, visited in 2019 after the devastating earthquake. Oil on canvas 40*60cm.

Breda Mastbos

Breda Mastbos

Sunny windy day near Mastbos Breda. Impression, oil on canvas 40*60cm.

Tetouan

Tetouan

The narrow ally market in Tetouan, Morocco. Oil on canvas, 40*50cm.

Kathmandu Durbar Square

Kathmandu Durbar Square

Sunny day in dusty Durbar square, Kathmandu. From a visit in 2019 after the earthquake. Oil on canvas 60*40cm.

Black Temple Thailand

Black Temple Thailand

Monks in front of the black temple in Chiang Rai, Thailand, oil on canvas 40*60cm.

Self Portrait

Self Portrait

Self portrait during the coronavirus quarantine time, oil on canvas 40*50cm.

Chefchaouen

Chefchaouen

Chefchaouen, a blue jewellery in northern Morocco, visited in 2017. Oil on canvas 40*50cm.

Nanfangao Taiwan

Nanfangao Taiwan

A dark and wet day in Nanfangao fishing dock, Taiwan. from a visit in October 2018. Oil on canvas, 100*70cm.

Taipei Metro in Storm

Taipei Metro in Storm

Taipei metro in a stormy day. Oil on canvas, 40*80cm.

My Travel Gear

My Travel Gear

My travel gear, still life, oil on canvas 50*60cm.

Flower study

Flower study

Flower study, oil on canvas 30*40cm.

Zhagana

Zhagana

The amazing wild landscape in Zhagana, Ganan Tibet territory, oil on canvas, 40*60cm.

Royal Albert Dock

Royal Albert Dock

Royal Albert Dock in winter. Liverpool. Oil on canvas 40*50cm.

Breda River Mark

Breda River Mark

River mark towards centre Breda. Oil on canvas 30*60cm.

Fields in central Taiwan

Fields in central Taiwan

Fields in Central Taiwan from pure memory, oil on canvas 40*60cm

Nepal Man

Nepal Man

A portrait of a Nepal man, oil on canvas 50*60cm.

Jinshanling_GreatWall2019_01S

Jinshanling_GreatWall2019_01S

Jinshanling Great Wall. Autumn colour and light. Oil on canvas 40*60cm.

Red Sand Bay

Red Sand Bay

Red Sand Bay, Zhuhai, near Macao. Completely based on my on location drawing in 2016, 40*50 cm, oil on canvas.

BUAS Tulips

BUAS Tulips

Gorgeous fresh tulips sent by BUAS, life oil painting on canvas, 40*50cm.

Lothar Portrait

Lothar Portrait

The portrait of Lothar Matthaus, based on my pen drawing in 2002.

Jinshanling Autumn

Jinshanling Autumn

The foothill scenery in late autumn of Jinshanling, where the magnificent Great Wall is. Oil on canvas, 30*40cm.

Self Portrait

Self Portrait

Self portrait version N.0, with my favourite camera in hand, oil on canvas, 50*70cm. WIP.

Eindstraat Breda

Eindstraat Breda

Church view from Eindstraat in Breda. Oil on canvas 30*40cm.

Ronny

Ronny

Ronny in a meeting, oil on canvas 40*50cm.

Beijing Hutong

Beijing Hutong

Hutong in Beijing, late autumn. From life drawing and memory. Oil on canvas, 50*60cm.

Breda Netherlands

Breda Netherlands

The city of Breda from North. Pure impression. Oil on canvas 20*30cm.

Medieval Battle

Medieval Battle

Medieval battle scene, oil on canvas 70*100cm.

Frank on the Train

Frank on the Train

Frank on the train, based on earlier pen sketch from a visit to Rhein valley. Oil on canvas, 40*50cm.

Pray for Italy during the Coronacrisis

Pray for Italy during the Coronacrisis

Thoughts and prayers for Italy and Europe. Oil on canvas 50*60cm.

Western Hunan

Western Hunan

Western Hunan, pure impression and memory work. 30 Minutes only, Oil on canvas 60*40cm.

St. Paul in the Rain

St. Paul in the Rain

St Paul in a rainy day. I made this quick moody painting after a workshop in London on Tuesday. Typical day in wet dark London. Oil on canvas, 40*60cm.

Xitou Taiwan

Xitou Taiwan

The impression of Xitou, in Taiwan, a lovely forest scenery with vivid colour. Oil on canvas, 50*70cm.

Breda Snowy Night

Breda Snowy Night

Snowy evening in Breda, view towards the harbour. Oil on canvas 40*60cm.

Brugges Impression

Brugges Impression

Bruges, my all time favourite medieval town, From pure memory and impression. Oil on canvas, 30*40cm.

Laundry Man

Laundry Man

laundry man in Sri Lanka, oil on canvas, 40*50cm.

Welcome Sinter Klas

Welcome Sinter Klas

Kids welcome Sinter Klas in Breda in 2017. Oil on canvas 50*60cm.

South Tyrol

South Tyrol

Sunny day of Dolomite in South Tyrol, Loosely based on location and my life drawing. Oil on canvas. 40*60cm.

Flam Fjords

Flam Fjords

Norwegian fjords in Flam, impression from memory, oil on canvas 40*60cm.

Aifei the puppy

Aifei the puppy

The cute little puppy Aifei, oil on canvas.

Selfi 2020

Selfi 2020

First painting in 2020, self portrait. Oil on canvas 50*60cm.

Taiwan Coast

Taiwan Coast

Farmers working in fields in Kenting, South Taiwan. Oil on canvas 50*70cm.

Hertog Hendriklaan

Hertog Hendriklaan

Life painting in the morning of Hertog Hendriklaan Breda, the road to my office everyday. Easel on the back of my bike. Oil on canvas 40*60cm.

Kasteel Bouvigne

Kasteel Bouvigne

Kasteel Bouvgine in autumn, I reworked on this piece and polished the colour from my life painting. It's a beautiful and elegant place to visit in any season. Oil on canvas 40*60cm.

Jiufen

Jiufen

The impression of Jiufen old street. My passion for Taiwan never ends. Oil on canvas, 40*60cm.

Rome Lamp

Rome Lamp

Epic street lamp design in Rome, based on life drawing in Rome in 2016, oil on canvas, 40*60cm.

Statue in Gent

Statue in Gent

Impression of a worker in Gent, Belgium. Completely based on my sculpture drawing in Gent, 2017. Oil on canvas 50*70cm.

Pont Neuf

Pont Neuf

Pont neuf in Paris, painted after my visit in 2009 and 2017. Oil on canvas, 40*50cm.

Monk in Labrang monastery

Monk in Labrang monastery

Monk in Labrang monastery lit up the oil lamp. Gannan Tibet territory. Oil on canvas 40*60cm.

Zaanse Schaans

Zaanse Schaans

Zaanse Shaans, from a visit in the summer of 2017, always love to paint windmills, oil on canvas, 40*50cm.

JingWu Road 75

JingWu Road 75

A tribute for my grandma and the place I grew up with her. From memory, oil on canvas, 40*60cm.

Labrang Temple

Labrang Temple

Morning in Labrang temple in Gannan Tibetan territory, oil on canvas 40*50cm. Based on life drawing in 2016

Mom

Mom

A painting for my Mom. Oil on canvas, 30*40cm.

Chamonix

Chamonix

The town of Chamonix in April, the summit of Mont Blanc is in the backdrop.

03_2ndDetention_FinalS

03_2ndDetention_FinalS

Life in the 2nd detention, 3rd cell. Memorable time and certainly unforgettable experience to see those eyes, harsh condition undescribable. Based on life drawings. Oil on canvas 40*60cm.

Mastbos

Mastbos

Life painting in a wet day in Mastbos, Breda, late autumn. Oil on canvas 30*40cm.

Breda Watergate in Fog

Breda Watergate in Fog

The haven, the Spanish Watergate in Breda, impression of foggy morning. Oil on canvas 50*60cm.

Bred in Snow

Bred in Snow

My pure impression and memory of snowy Breda from the harbour view. Oil on Canvas 50*70cm.

Tetouan Morocco

Tetouan Morocco

The market square of the Medina in Tetouan, Morocco. The actual square is much smaller. Oil on canvas, 50*70cm.

Grote Markt in Snow

Grote Markt in Snow

Grote Markt, Breda, Netherlands, oil on canvas, 40*60cm.

Amalfi Coast

Amalfi Coast

Amalfi coast, Italy. Pure impression from a trip in 2016. Oil on canvas 40*50cm.

Self Portrait

Self Portrait

Self portrait in front of a mirror in the bathroom. Oil on canvas 40*50cm, 3hours.

Shoreham by sea

Shoreham by sea

Shoreham by sea, England. From my life painting back in 2007. Oil on canvas 40*60cm.

Civil War

Civil War

Quick study of movie clip, oil on canvas 40*50cm,

Breda Haven

Breda Haven

Breda Haven, the city I live and love. I have always wanted to paint the haven. impression of oil on canvas, 40*50cm.

My Hands

My Hands

Impression of my hands holding paint brush. Oil on canvas 40*50cm.

Breda Rainy Night

Breda Rainy Night

Oil on canvas, 40*60cm.

Bacharach on Rhein

Bacharach on Rhein

Bacharach by Rhein in Germany, oil on canvas, 40*60cm.

ZhangJiajie

ZhangJiajie

Summer in Zhangjiajie, China, oil on canvas, 40*50cm.

Kandy SriLanka

Kandy SriLanka

Kandy, Sri Lanka. Based on life drawing by Kandy lake, love the tropical colours and scenery. Oil on canvas, 40*50cm.

Jade Emperor Temple

Jade Emperor Temple

The Jade Emperor temple in Chongqing, Sichuan, China, one of the very few ancient Tao temple in China. Oil on canvas, 60*80cm.

Chamonix Alps

Chamonix Alps

The Alps in Chamonix, France. Oil on canvas 40*60cm, based on several studies from the Easter trip to Chamonix.

Miao Village Impression

Miao Village Impression

Impression of Miao village in West Hunan, China. Oil on canvas, 30*40cm.

Girl's portrait

Girl's portrait

An impression and expressive painting of a friend. Oil on canvas, 40*50cm.

Woods in Norwich

Woods in Norwich

Norwich cathedral from distance. Based on early colour sketch and composition. Oil on canvas, 30*40cm.

Mom when she was 68

Mom when she was 68

Portrait for mother's day, a bit late but this will do. Oil on canvas, 40*50cm. Based on early colour pencil and pen drawing.

Hallstatt Sunrise

Hallstatt Sunrise

Sunrise Hallstatt, oil on canvas, 40*50cm. Based on Life drawing and impression.

Merriment of Summer

Merriment of Summer

40*60cm oil on canvas, completely based on my digital painting back in 2013

Tiger Down

Tiger Down

The track of the tiger tank was blown off. Oil on canvas, 30*40cm.

River Mark in Breda

River Mark in Breda

The view on my way to work, river Mark in Breda, oil on canvas, 30*40cm.

Norwich Market

Norwich Market

Wet day in Norwich market, from memory and impression, view from Jarrods store. Oil on canvas, 30*40cm.

Euro1945

Euro1945

30*40cm oil on canvas. Battle in western Europe.

Chong Qing

Chong Qing

Cityscape of Chongqing, oil on canvas, 60*80cm.

Salzburg Outskirt

Salzburg Outskirt

Salzburg outskirts, Austria, oil on canvas, 40*50cm.

Jiufen

Jiufen

View from Jiufen towards Keelung. Based on life drawing in Taiwan in 2013. Oil on canvas, 40*60cm.

Jingjing

Jingjing

30*40cm, oil on canvas, the daughter of my friends in Norwich, reference used,

Giant Ficus Tree

Giant Ficus Tree

The giant ficus tree in the summer, impression of Zhuhai, China. Oil on Canvas 60*80cm.

Breda River Mark

Breda River Mark

Based on life drawing by the river Mark in Breda, oil on canvas, 26*30cm.

Tea House in Norwich

Tea House in Norwich

Chris making coffee in old tea house in Elm Hill road, Norwich, based on my 2014 digital work. Oil on canvas, 60*80cm.

XiChang Street

XiChang Street

Based on my life drawing in the old street of Changsha, China. Size 120cm*100cm, oil on canvas.

Wet day in Breda

Wet day in Breda

A wet weekend afternoon in Breda. 24*30cm, oil on canvas