Aarts, Johannes Josephus

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Aarts, Johannes Josephus Gender: M
born on 26 November 1871 at 03:00 (= 03:00 AM )
Place Den Haag, Netherlands, 52n05, 4e19
Timezone LMT m4e19 (is local mean time)
Data source
BC/BR in hand
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Scholfield
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_sagcol.18.gif 03°26' s_mo.18.gif s_taucol.18.gif 22°48 Asc.s_libcol.18.gif 13°42'

Johannes Josephus Aarts


Dutch painter, illustrator, lithographer, engraver, etcher, writer, academic teacher and director, lecturer, sculptor and book-cover designer.

In his lithographic work, one finds depictions of farmworkers, dyke workers and later also tramps, beggars and invalids. Between 1920 and 1930 he produced mostly visionary work with apocalyptic scenes.

He painted portraits, animals and landscapes, including cityscapes and dune-landscapes.

Aarts died on 19 October 1934 in Amsterdam.

Link to Wikipedia biography


Source Notes

Sy Scholfield submitted birth certificate n° 2945 from the Den Haag archives: "den vormiddags ten drie uhr" (at three o'clock in the forenoon).


  • Vocation : Art : Commercial artist (Illustrator, book-cover designer)
  • Vocation : Art : Fine art artist (Painter, lithographer, engraver, etcher, sculptor)
  • Vocation : Education : Teacher (Art)