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JELGERHUIS, Johannes (1770 - 1836), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
JELGERHUIS, Johannes (1770 - 1836), Painter

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Dutch, 18th – 19th century, male.

Born 24 September 1770, in Leeuwarden; died 6 October 1836, in Amsterdam.

Painter. Portraits, scenes with figures, genre scenes, church interiors, landscapes, urban landscapes.

[not available online]Johannes Jelgerhuis studied under his father Rienk Jelgerhuis and P. Barbiers. He became an actor in 1806 but also continued to paint. He is known for his church interiors and views of Leiden, Amsterdam

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