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Leiden, Netherlands

Details of this location
Type of location
Town, city or other settlement
People linked to this city

Born here:

 VAN MIERIS, Willem  (1662-1747), 1662

 VAN MUSSCHENBROEK, Pieter  (1692-1761), 14 March 1692

 VAN RIJN, Rembrandt  (1606-1669), 15 July 1606

Died here:

 VAN MIERIS, Willem  (1662-1747), 1747

 VAN MUSSCHENBROEK, Pieter  (1692-1761), 19 September 1761

Organisations operating in this city

Museum Boerhave – business address,

Stedelijk Museum de Lakenhal – business address,

Slide images showing this location (4)
Leyden. Brücke über den alten RheinSterrewacht te LeidenLeidse SterrewachtLeyde. Morschpoort
Minor references

Picturesque Holland (lecture: York & Son, 50 slides, in/before 1887)

Belgium and Holland (lecture: manufacturer unknown, 75-92 slides, in/before 1894)

The picturesque scenery of Holland (lecture: G.M. Mason, 60 slides, 1851-1929)

The picturesque scenery of Holland: supplementary views (lecture: G.M. Mason, 9 slides, n.d.)

Picturesque Holland (lecture: Valentine & Sons, 30 slides, 1894)

Holland and the Hollanders (lecture: York & Son, 50 slides, 1900)

Quer durch Holland (lecture: Projektion für Alle, 24 slides, c.1906)

Nieuwe Reis Door Holland en België (lecture: manufacturer unknown, 195 slides, 1883-1885)

Artistic gems of Dutch scenery (lecture: Newton & Co., 50 slides, in/before 1913)

Cities and canals of Holland: additional slides [51-117] (lecture: Newton & Co., 67 slides, in/before 1913)

[The Netherlands] (lecture: Ferrier & Soulier, / Lévy et ses fils, at least 48 slides, 1870-1890)

Holland [60 Slides] (lecture: manufacturer unknown, 60 slides, 1898-1913)

Holland [McAllister Version 1890-1894, 305 Slides] (lecture: Lévy et ses fils, 305 slides, in/before 1890)

Holland [McAllister Version 1897-1899, 188 Slides] (lecture: Lévy et ses fils, / manufacturer unknown, / York & Son, 188 slides, in/before 1890)

Holland and Belgium. Holland. [McAllister Version 1904-1907, 156 Slides] (lecture: manufacturer unknown, 156 slides, in/before 1890)

[Holland and Belgium. Holland. [McAllister Version 1913, 203 Slides]] (lecture: manufacturer unknown, 203 slides, 1913)

W. Marsden, Picturesque Holland: A Lecture to accompany a Series of Photographic Transparencies (n.d.)

Picturesque Holland (London: Wrench & Son, n.d.)

Events linked to this location

venue: Toverbeeldverhaal (exhibition, Leiden, Netherlands, 19 December 1975 - 29 January 1976)

venue: Magische Optica (exhibition, Leiden, Netherlands, 16 November 1996 - 4 May 1997)

venue: Toverlantaarns (exhibition, Leiden, Netherlands, 31 March - 12 August 2012)

venue: Vindingrijk (exhibition, Leiden, Netherlands, 30 May - 27 October 2013)

Lucerna ID 1506403

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 11 November 2011

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