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JURRES, Johannes Hendricus (1875 - 1946), Painter, draughtsman, illustrator

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
JURRES, Johannes Hendricus (1875 - 1946), Painter, draughtsman, illustrator

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Dutch, 20th century, male.

Born 17 January 1875, in Leeuwarden; died 1946.

Painter, draughtsman, illustrator. Religious subjects, figure compositions, genre scenes.

Johannes Jurres studied at the Rijksakademie in Amsterdam, where he became a professor in 1921. He featured in exhibitions in Holland and in Paris, where he won a silver medal for his painting Richard III's Equerry Finding the Body of the King at the

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