Van Konijnenburg, Willem
|born on||11 February 1868 at 15:30 (= 3:30 PM )|
|Place||Haag, Netherlands, 52n06, 4e18|
|Timezone||LMT m4e18 (is local mean time)|
|Astrology data||22°14' 06°24 Asc. 06°42'|
Dutch artist, printmaker, draughtsman and writer. He learnt the rudiments of painting from his mother. Some of his first works, mainly landscapes, were made in the area around Meerssen in South Limburg, where his family had a country house. He received further training from Johannes Christiaan d'Arnoud-Gerkens (1882-4) and at the Akademie van Beeldende Kunsten in The Hague (1884-6). In 1894 he settled in Scheveningen, where he was to remain, with the exception of short visits to Paris in 1886, 1901 and 1906 and to Maastricht in 1886-7.
He died 28 February 1943, Hague.
Taeger quotes Barbault & Snethlage "Recueil de Peintres"
- Vocation : Art : Fine art artist