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MATHAM, Jan (1600 - 1648), Painter, engraver

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
MATHAM, Jan (1600 - 1648), Painter, engraver

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Dutch, 17th century, male.

Born January 1600; died 1648, in Haarlem.

Painter, engraver.

Jan Matham was the eldest son of Jacob Matham. He joined the guild in 1628 and took Willem Dirck and Dirck der Wulp as students in 1637. He painted some still-lifes and engraved genre scenes after Brouwer, Van Campen and Adriaen van de Venne.

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