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DOUVEN, Jan Frans van (1656 - 1727), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
DOUVEN, Jan Frans van (1656 - 1727), Painter

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German, 17th – 18th century, male.

Born 2 March 1656, in Roermond (Holland); died 1727, in Düsseldorf.

Painter. Portraits, genre scenes.

[not available online]Jan Frans van Douven was a pupil of Gabriel Lambertin for two years and of Christophe Puytlink for three years. He was court painter to Prince Palatine Johann Wilhelm in Düsseldorf in 1682. In 1684 he married Maria Johanna Daniels and may have

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