Portrait of Frits Frenkel.

Portrait of Frits Frenkel. Commissioned

Arnon Grunberg about Mr. Frits Frenkel: 

"...Few publishers can say that they have published a book from their landlord. In the early nineties, I was the owner of the Kasimir publishing house, which had its office at 89 van Eeghenstraat in Amsterdam. A gallery had once been established there, but it had disappeared, there were only a few works of art left and a table with chairs that looked like thrones on either side.

I found the space through an advertisement: "Writer seeks workspace / pied-à-Terre." Two people responded. One of them was Mr. Frits Frenkel. "

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