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VALENTIN, Jean (1591 - 1632), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
VALENTIN, Jean (1591 - 1632), Painter

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French, 17th century, male.

Born 3 January 1591, in Coulommiers (Seine-et-Marne); died 1632, buried on 20 August in Rome.

Painter. Religious subjects, historical subjects, allegorical subjects, figures, portraits, genre scenes, scenes with figures, interiors with figures, landscapes. Wall decorations.


[not available online]Little was known of Valentin's life until comparatively recently and our knowledge is still incomplete. His father may have been a master glazier

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