Jongkind 1819-91

Pre-Impressionism

Johan Bartold Jongkind

1819 – 1891

 

 

 

 

Jongkind, Johan Barthold (1819-91)
  • Born in Holland; 1846 moved to Paris;
  • pré-impressionist; In 1868 Zola wrote: ‘His work seems like rough sketches put down in haste for fear of losing the first impression.’ (R59, p186)
  • 1872+1873: is related to initiatives for an (independant0 exhibition apart from the Salon (see).