Van Hove, Johannes Huybertus

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Van Hove, Johannes Huybertus Gender: M
Johannes Huijbertus van Hove
born on 7 March 1827 at 18:30 (= 6:30 PM )
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_piscol.18.gif 16°27' s_mo.18.gif s_cancol.18.gif 08°03 Asc.s_vircol.18.gif 24°32'


Dutch painter and engraver who was the father of sculptor Bart van Hove.

Van Hove came from a family of painters, he learned the rudiments of the trade from his father and brother Bartholomew Huib van Hove. He continued his education at the Academy of Fine Arts and the Hague Wood Engraver School, both in The Hague. In 1875 he was appointed as a decorative painter of King William III. Hove painted particular genre scenes and cityscapes.

He died in Den Haag on 3 november 1881.

Link to Wikipedia biography (Dutch)


Source Notes

Sy Scholfield submitted birth certificate no. 367 from the Den Haag archives: "des avonds ten half zeven ure" (at six-thirty in the evening).


  • Vocation : Art : Fine art artist (Painter and engraver)