Reference Entry

MARIS, Matthijs (1839 - 1917), Painter, engraver, draughtsman

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
MARIS, Matthijs (1839 - 1917), Painter, engraver, draughtsman

More Like This

Show all results sharing these subjects:

  • Art
  • Biographical Studies


Show Summary Details


Dutch, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 17 August 1839, in The Hague; died 22 August 1917, in London.

Painter, engraver, draughtsman. Figures, portraits, landscapes.

School of The Hague.

[not available online]Matthijs Maris was the brother of Jacob and Willem Maris. He was awarded a retainer by the Dutch Crown. He moved to Antwerp around 1855 to be with his brother. There, he

Reference Entry.  1013 words. 

Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

Full text: subscription required

How to subscribe Recommend to my Librarian

Buy this work at Oxford University Press »

Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content. Please, subscribe or login to access all content.