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MARIS, Jacob Henricus, or Hendricus (1837 - 1899), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
MARIS, Jacob Henricus, or Hendricus (1837 - 1899), Painter

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Dutch, 19th century, male.

Born 25 August 1837, in The Hague; died 7 August 1899, in Karlsbad (now Karlovy Vary, Czech Republic).

Painter. Figures, genre scenes, landscapes, waterscapes, seascapes.

The Hague School.

[not available online] [not available online]Maris's paternal grandfather was a soldier from Bohemia called Wenzel Maresch, who settled in The Hague after the Napoleonic wars. He made his home in Holland under the

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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