Pierneef - Stellenbosch

Mountain Landscape -Jacobus Pierneef (usually referred to as Pierneef) was a South African landscape artist, generally considered to be one of the best of the old South African masters.

Jacobus Hendrik Pierneef (1886 - 1957) was born in Pretoria on 13 August 1886, the year Johannesburg was founded.   During the Anglo-Boer war, the family left for the Netherlands, where he came into contact with the paintings of the old masters. During 1900, Pierneef studied drawing under an architect at Hilversum. He worked part time in a paint factory, attending night classes in drawing. In 1901 he studied at Rotterdamse Kusakademie.

Bushveld landscape painting by Jacobus Hendrik Pierneef South African Art, Art Galleries in South Africa, South African Artists Photograph by Gunther Stephan.


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Pierneef @ La Motte, Franschoek, South Africa

Happy birthday, Jacobus Hendrik Pierneef Aug 1886 – 14 Nov JH Pierneef was born in Pretoria in the year that Johannesburg was founded.