Nicolaas Pieneman in 1859
1 January 1809|
Amersfoort, Kingdom of Holland
|Died||30 December 1860
Pieneman studied under his father and also at the Royal Academy of Fine Arts in Amsterdam; he was a pupil of Jean Baptiste Madou. He specialised in paintings of recent history and in portraits. He was a friend of William II of the Netherlands; he painted the king's inauguration in 1840, and many members of the royal family. His pupils were Jan Daniël Beijnon, Johannes Arnoldus Boland, Conradijn Cunaeus, Bernard te Gempt, Hendrik Hollander, Willem Johann Martens, Johan Heinrich Neuman, Jan Frederik Tack, and Antonie Frederik Zürcher.
Honours and affiliations
The Submission of Prince Dipo Negoro to General De Kock (c. 1830–1835)
Murder attempt against William the Silent in 1582 (1838)
The Inauguration of King William II in the Nieuwe Kerk in Amsterdam on 28 November 1840 (1840–1845)
Portrait of Jan Jacob Rochussen, Governor-General of the Dutch East Indies (1845)
Portrait of William III, King of the Netherlands (1856)
Portrait of Johannes Bosscha (1857)
Portrait of King William III (1859)
Portrait of Jan Willem Pieneman, Painter, Father of Nicolaas Pieneman (1860)
- Nicolaas Pieneman (1809-1860), Netherlands Institute for Art History, 2014. Retrieved on 16 January 2015.
- (Dutch) Nicolaas Pieneman, Rijksmuseum. Retrieved on 27 February 2008.
- (Dutch) Abraham Jacob van der Aa, "Nicolaas Pieneman", Biographisch woordenboek der Nederlanden, 1872. Retrieved on 16 January 2015.