"b. Middleburg, Holland, 1803. Pupil of Schelfhout and Van Os. Chevalier of the Order of the Lion of the Netherlands, and of the Order of Leopold, of Belgium. Medals awarded at Paris, Amsterdam, and the Hague. Member of the academies of Rotterdam and St. Petersburg, and of the Society of Arts, of London. 'The landscapes of this artist are much esteemed.' (Clement and Hutton.) He established a drawing Academy at Cleves, and published a volume of his 'souvenirs and communications' in 1850. D. 1862." [P. 71.]
Illustrated Catalogue of Works of Art in the Art Building of the Southern Exposition at Louisville, Ky. August 16 - October 25, 1884. Prepared by Charles M. Kurtz, Director of the Art Department. Editor of National Academy Notes and the Art Union Magazine. Published for the Art Committee by John P. Morton and Company.
Artist professional affiliation: F.L.H.; O.L.B.; Society of British Artists.