Amsterdam, North Holland, Netherlands
1805 - 1808
[English Translation:] Here Christiaan Andriessen drew his Amsterdam diary (i.e., sketchbook), 1805-1808.
Erected by Winkler Prins Stichting.
Location. 52° 21.797′ N, 4° 54.204′ E. Marker is in Amsterdam, North Holland. Marker is on Amstel just north of Nieuwe Prinsengracht, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: Amstel 95, Amsterdam, North Holland 1018, Netherlands.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. De Schaduwkade (Shadow Wall) (about 150 meters away, measured in a direct line); Walter Süskind (approx. 0.3 kilometers away); Woonhuis familie Nunes da Costa / Residence of the Nunes da Costa Family (approx. 0.4 kilometers away); E.J. van Det School Memorial (approx. 0.4 kilometers away); J.C. Amman School Memorial (approx. 0.4 kilometers away); Museum Willet-Holthuysen (approx. 0.4 kilometers away); de wereld bleef doof / The World Remained Deaf Organized Resistance - the Free Groups of Amsterdam (approx. 0.4 kilometers away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Amsterdam.
Also see . . . Christiaan Andriessen (Wikipedia.nl). Christiaan Andriessen (1775 - 1846) was a Dutch artist . He was the son of Jurriaen Andriessen, a famous wallpaper painter, illustrator and lecturer at the Urban Academy of Drawing. Although Christiaan Andriessen had the ambition to become a painter, and had sent forward some paintings to exhibits, there are no preserved paintings from him. However, his "diary" has been preserved with more than 700 drawings. The diary consisted of drawings with a small text. If in his opinion the text was spicy, Andriessen wrote in secret.... (Submitted on December 17, 2016.)
Categories. • Arts, Letters, Music •
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