Jacobus Hendricus (‘Jacob’) Maris
Dutch, The Hague 1837 –1899 Karlsbad (Austria-Hungary)
Jacob Maris, the elder brother of Matthijs and Willem Maris, belongs to the most important Hague School painters. He was famous for his impressionist landscapes, beachscenes and townscapes. His daring and robust brushwork became a trademark of his art.