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BEERSTRATEN, Jan Abrahamsz. (<i>died</i> 1666), Painter, draughtsman

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
BEERSTRATEN, Jan Abrahamsz. (died 1666), Painter, draughtsman

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Dutch, 17th century, male.

Baptised 31 May 1622 in Amsterdam; died 1 July 1666, in Amsterdam.

Painter, draughtsman. Urban landscapes, winter landscapes, harbour scenes, seascapes.

[not available online]Jan Beerstraten travelled in Holland and visited 's-Hertogenbosch, Rotterdam, Haarlem and The Hague. His drawings suggest that he also visited Switzerland and Norway. His work was exhibited at the Two Golden Ages: Masterpieces of Dutch and Danish Painting (Twee

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