Meyndert Hobbema

Meyndert Hobbema
Years of life: 1638 – 1709
Artist's Teachers: Jacob van Ruisdael
Art Movement: Baroque, Dutch Golden Age
Painting School: Dutch School
Genre: Landscape
Country: Netherlands
Century: XVII

The last of the major Dutch landscape painters of the golden age, he gave up professional painting when he married in 1668 and became a wine gauger instead. His paintings are mostly beautifully painted landscapes in dark tones with water watermills and cottages, overgrown trees, and occasional figures.

Meyndert Hobbema’s major works are A Stream by a Wood, c. 1663 (London: National Gallery); A Watermill, c. 1665–68 (Amsterdam: Rijksmuseum).

References:

  1. Robert Cumming. Art: complete encyclopedia. – 512 p. – Moscow: Astrel, 2005.

Artworks:

  • Road on a Dyke

    1663

    Road on a Dyke  •  1663

  • The Watermill with the Red Roof

    between 1653 and 1709

    The Watermill with the Red Roof  •  between 1653 and 1709

  • The Watermills at Singraven near Denekamp

    1668

    The Watermills at Singraven near Denekamp  •  1668

  • Village Street under Trees

    1670

    Village Street under Trees  •  1670

  • The Alley at Middelharnis

    1689

    The Alley at Middelharnis  •  1689

  • Marshy Wood

    1660

    Marshy Wood  •  1660

  • Wooded Landscape with Travellers

    1665

    Wooded Landscape with Travellers  •  1665

  • A Watermill beside a Woody Lane

    1665

    A Watermill beside a Woody Lane  •  1665

  • Th Water Mill

    1660

    Th Water Mill  •  1660

  • Wooded Landscape with Water Mill

    Probably early 1660s

    Wooded Landscape with Water Mill  •  Probably early 1660s

  • Farm in the Woods

    Probably early 1660s

    Farm in the Woods  •  Probably early 1660s

  • Wooded Landscape with Farmsteds

    1665

    Wooded Landscape with Farmsteds  •  1665

  • A View on a High Road

    1665

    A View on a High Road  •  1665

  • A Wooded Landscape

    1664

    A Wooded Landscape   •  1664

  • Woodland Road

    1670

    Woodland Road   •  1670

  • Entrance to a Village

    Entrance to a Village

  • Village with Water Mill among Trees

    Village with Water Mill among Trees

  • Village among Trees

    Village among Trees

  • Forest landscape with a cheerful company in a van

    1665

    Forest landscape with a cheerful company in a van  •  1665

  • A Watermill

    1664

    A Watermill  •  1664

  • A watermill

    1664

    A watermill  •  1664

  • Landscape near Deventer

    1662-1663

    Landscape near Deventer  •  1662-1663

  • Cottages in a Forest

    1665

    Cottages in a Forest  •  1665

  • Wooded landscape with cottages

    1665

    Wooded landscape with cottages  •  1665

  • Wooded Landscape with a Watermill

    1663

    Wooded Landscape with a Watermill  •  1663

  • The Travelers

    1662

    The Travelers   •  1662

  • Hut among Trees

    1664

    Hut among Trees  •  1664

  • Sunny landscape with farmhouse

    Sunny landscape with farmhouse

  • A Watermill beside a Woody Lane

    A Watermill beside a Woody Lane

  • Wooded Landscape with Travellers and Beggars on a Road

    1668

    Wooded Landscape with Travellers and Beggars on a Road  •  1668

  • The Water Mill (The Trevor Landscape)

    1667

    The Water Mill (The Trevor Landscape)   •  1667

  • Wooded landscape with a Water-mill

    probably early 1660s

    Wooded landscape with a Water-mill   •  probably early 1660s

  • Wooded Landscape with Watermill

    1665

    Wooded Landscape with Watermill  •  1665

  • Landscape with Anglers and a Distant Town

    between 1664 and 1665

    Landscape with Anglers and a Distant Town   •  between 1664 and 1665

  • Landscape with a Footbridge

    1664-1665

    Landscape with a Footbridge   •  1664-1665

  • A Village among Trees

    1670s

    A Village among Trees   •  1670s

  • The Watermill with the Great Red Roof

    1663

    The Watermill with the Great Red Roof   •  1663

  • A Wooded Landscape with Travelers on a Path through a Hamlet

    1665

    A Wooded Landscape with Travelers on a Path through a Hamlet  •  1665

  • Village near a Pool

    1670

    Village near a Pool   •  1670

  • The Haarlem Lock, Amsterdam

    from 1663 until 1665

    The Haarlem Lock, Amsterdam  •  from 1663 until 1665

  • A Wooded Landscape

    1667

    A Wooded Landscape  •  1667

  • A Farm in the Sunlight

    1668

    A Farm in the Sunlight   •  1668

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