Constantijn Huygens, the younger (Biographical details)

Constantijn Huygens, the younger (painter/draughtsman; official; Dutch; Male; 1628 - 1697)

Also known as

Huygens, Constantijn


Son of the elder Constantijn, and secretary of William of Orange (later William III of England) from 1672 in The Hague. Came with him to England in the invsion of 1689. In 1649-1650 toured France, Switzerland and Italy. He was an amateur draughtsman of landscapes.


His journals, covering period 1688-1696, published in 6 vols, by the Historisch Genootscap te Utrecht, 1876-1915