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MANKES, Jan (1889 - 1920), Painter, engraver, lithographer

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
MANKES, Jan (1889 - 1920), Painter, engraver, lithographer

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Dutch, 20th century, male.

Born 15 August 1889, in Meppel; died 1920, in Eerbeek.

Painter, engraver, lithographer. Figures, portraits, animals, landscapes, still-lifes.

[not available online] [not available online]Jan Mankes took evening courses in Delft. He studied at the Academie van Beeldende Kunsten in The Hague. In 1909 he settled in the countryside with his family, taking in the landscape and drawing inspiration from the

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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