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Johannes Huibert Prins

Aquatint engraver, commercial artist, vedutista, veduta painter, painter, etcher, aquatint etcher, watercolourist and draughtsman

Born
1757 in The Hague
Died
1806 in Utrecht

11 Works by Johannes Huibert Prins

Biography

Born in The Hague in 1757. Self-taught. Particular fondness of city views in the manner of Jan van der Heyden. Worked mainly as a draughtsman and watercolourist. Began studies at the University of Leiden in 1773; received his doctorate in 1781. Travelled to Belgium and Paris. Died in 1806, presumably in Utrecht.