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BLOEMEN, Jan Frans van (<i>died</i> 1749), Painter, fresco artist

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
BLOEMEN, Jan Frans van (died 1749), Painter, fresco artist

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Flemish School, 17th – 18th century, male.

Born in Antwerp, baptised 12 May 1662; died 1749, in Rome.

Painter (gouache), fresco artist. Landscapes, landscapes with figures, waterscapes.

[not available online]Jan Frans van Bloemen was the brother of Pieter and Norbert van Bloemen, and the pupil of Antoni Goubau. Shortly after 1681 he went to Rome. It is believed that he derived the name Orizzonte from the importance

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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