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STEEN, Jan Havicksz. (1626 - 1679), Painter, watercolourist

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
STEEN, Jan Havicksz. (1626 - 1679), Painter, watercolourist

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Dutch, 17th century, male.

Born 1626, in Leiden; died 1679, in Leiden.

Painter, watercolourist. Religious subjects, figures, portraits, genre scenes, village scenes, interiors with figures.

[not available online] [not available online] [not available online] [not available online]Jan Steen was the son of a wealthy brewer. He is believed to have studied under Nicolas Knupfer in Utrecht and later under Adrian van Ostade in Haarlem and

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