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Johannes Bosboom

male / Dutch
watercolorist, etcher, lithographer, painter, draftsman
sometimes more or less inspired by Rembrandt's work; became a knight in the Order of Leopold in 1856 (Scheen 1981)
The Hague 1817-02-18
The Hague 1891-09-14
Family relationships
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married to the writer Geertruida Bosboom-Toussaint (1812-1886)
See also
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employed by Behr
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Biographical information
Akademie van beeldende kunsten (Den Haag)
1831-1835 en 1839-1840; in 1845 member of the Koninklijke Academie
Koninklijke Academie voor Beeldende Kunsten (Amsterdam)
Active in
  • Duitsland 1835
    w.o. Keulen en Koblenz met S.L. Verveer
  • Keulen
  • Koblenz
  • België 1837
    w.o. Antwerpen
  • Antwerpen
  • Frankrijk 1839
    travelled to Paris and Rouen with Cornelis Kruseman; C.H. Dinkelaar en D.L. Kaatman, Johannes Bosboom (1817-1891); schilder van licht, schaduw en kleur, Laren 1999, p.37
  • Parijs 1839
    C.H. Dinkelaar en D.L. Kaatman, Johannes Bosboom (1817-1891); schilder van licht, schaduw en kleur, Laren 1999, p.37
  • Rouen
  • Gent 1856
    with his spouse A.L.G. Bosboom-Toussaint
  • Den Haag
  • Artis (Amsterdam)
born in
active in
died in
This field specifies the various subject categories or genres that constitute the oeuvre of the artist in question. The contents of this field are generally based more on the documentation available at the RKD than on the literature.
church interior, interiors, genre, landscape (as genre), portrait, animal painting (genre), marine (as genre), cityscape
Here we mention the current to which an artist belonged. Many currents have not yet been entered, because the content of this field is still under development.
Hague School
Entered on: 1991-11-21; Modification on: 2020-03-06


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