Hendrik Haan by Co Egelie
Hendrik Haan (Wij voor onze Meisjes en Jongens #7, 18/3/1938)

Jacoba Maria Egelie was a Dutch female illustrator, who has born in Rotterdam. A self-taught artist, she has lived and worked in Rotterdam, Amsterdam, Laren and, from 1946, in Blaricum. In the 1930s, she illustrated comic pages in Kleine Wij, the children's supplement of the socialist magazine Wij. Although she had married J. Loeber in 1934, she signed her work with her maiden name, Egelie.

Hendrik Haan by Co Egelie

Throughout her career, Loeber-Egelie has done book illustrations, among others a children's Bible and (educational) work for Van Goor Zonen in Den Haag. She made paintings and watercolor art of flowers and birds, and made decorations en interiors for school buildings.

cover illustration by Co Egelie
educational book with illustrations by Co Egelie (1955)

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