Maris, Matthijs

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Maris, Matthijs Gender: M
Matthias Marris
born on 17 August 1839 at 22:00 (= 10:00 PM )
Place The Hague, Netherlands, 52n06, 4e18
Timezone LMT m4e18 (is local mean time)
Data source
Quoted BC/BR
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Schepel
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_leocol.18.gif 24°14' s_mo.18.gif s_sagcol.18.gif 00°14 Asc.s_taucol.18.gif 23°49'

Matthijs Maris (self portrait)


Dutch artist, a painter and member of a noted family, the second of three brothers who are notable artists in varying mediums. Matthijs specialized in mystical scenes and figure compositions of visionary subjects. In 1869 he moved to Paris and then in 1877 to London where he remained the rest of his life in seclusion until his death 8/17/1917.

Link to Wikipedia biography


  • sibling relationship with Maris, Jacob (born 25 August 1837)
  • (has as) student relationship with Arondeus, Willem (born 22 August 1894). Notes: Biography of "Matthijs Maris: de tragiek van den droom" (The Tragedy of the Dream).


  • Family : Change residence 1869 (Moved to Paris)
  • Family : Change residence 1877 (Moved to London)
  • Death, Cause unspecified 17 August 1917 at 12:00 noon in London, England (On 78th birthday)
    chart Placidus Equal_H.

Source Notes

Selma Schelper quotes B.R. in Sterren Tijd Vol 15


  • Traits : Personality : Private (Reclusive in latter years)
  • Family : Childhood : Order of birth (Second of three brothers)
  • Family : Childhood : Sibling circumstances (Both brothers also artists)
  • Vocation : Art : Fine art artist (Painter of mystical figures and dreams)