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Mauritz Frederik Hendrick De Haas

 (1832 - 1895)
Mauritz Frederik Hendrick De Haas was active/lived in New York / Holland.  Mauritz De Haas is known for marine, landscape-snow scenes and genre painting.

Mauritz Frederik Hendrick De Haas

One of the most famous 19th-century marine and landscape painters, especially of Long Island, Mauritz De Haas was born in Rotterdam, Holland where he studied at the Academy of Fine Arts. He also studied at The Hague, a pupil of Louis Meyer, and then specialized in watercolor in London.

In 1859, at the age of twenty seven he immigrated to the United States and set up a studio in New York. In his adopted homeland, he first became known for his European views and then for his scenes painted along the Northeast Coast. Among the latter were views of Long Island: Orient, Montauk, Peconic, Westhampton, Bridgehampton, and Southampton, as well as points along the Long Island Sound.

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About  Mauritz Frederik Hendrick De Haas

Born:  1832 - Rotterdam, Holland
Died:   1895 - New York City
Known for:  marine, landscape-snow scenes and genre painting