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GOUWE, Adriaan Hermann (1875 - 1965), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
GOUWE, Adriaan Hermann (1875 - 1965), Painter

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Dutch, 19th – 20th century, male.

Active in Polynesia from 1927.

Born 8 May 1875, in Alkmaar; died 28 December 1965, in Tahiti.

Painter. Figures, portraits, landscapes, seascapes.

Adriaan Hermann Gouwe was taught by Georg Sturm, August Allebé, Nicolaes van der Waay and, according to other sources, by A. Klasener at the art academy in Amsterdam, where he won the Prix de Rome in 1901. For

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