Dutch artist Everhardus Koster is predominantly known for his fine marine scenes, which are rooted in the rich artistic heritage of his homeland. He trained at the Royal Academy of Art, The Hague, under Bartholomeus Johannes van Hove (1790-1880) before moving to Frankfurt, Germany. His works are held in numerous public collections including at the V&A in London.
Full member of the Rijksakademie.
V&A Museum, The Wilson, Cheltenham, Amsterdam Museum, Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen, Kröller-Müller Museum, Frans Hals Museum, Haarlem, Maritime Museum, Rotterdam.
Breaking The Ice
Ships On The River Ij, Amsterdam
Landscape With Lake & Church
Born in The Hague, The Netherlands.
Enrolled at the Royal Academy of Art, The Hague.
Moved to Frankfurt, Germany.
Studied at the Stadelsches Kunstinstitut, Frankfurt.
Moved to Amsterdam, The Netherlands.
Elected a member of the Rijksakademie.
Became a curator at the Villa Welgelegen, Haarlem, The Netherlands.
Following an accident, he lost his right eye.
Returned to The Hague.
Moved to Dordrecht, The Netherlands.
Died in Dordrecht.