Skip to main content


  • J. H. Moesman
Sort By:  1-2 of 2 (1 page)
Results per page:

J. H. Moesman

Michael Richardson

Michael Richardson is Visiting Fellow in the Centre for Cultural Studies at Goldsmiths University of London, UK. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

Search for publications

The International Encyclopedia of Surrealism Volume 3 : Surrealists M – Z

Bloomsbury Academic, 2019

Encyclopedia Article

...A railway official for most of his life, J. H. Moesman discovered surrealism when leafing through a magazine in a Utrecht bookshop in the 1930s, and taught himself to be a painter. He became well-known, and somewhat notorious, in Holland...

The Netherlands

The International Encyclopedia of Surrealism Volume 1 : Movements

Bloomsbury Visual Arts, 2019

Encyclopedia Article

...Introduction For all that surrealism never became a large or cohesive movement in the Netherlands, its ideas did inspire a select group of poets and painters. In the 1930s visual and literary artists started making surrealist-inspired...