Dutch, 17th century, male.
Born 1586, in Utrecht; died 14 May 1666, in Utrecht.
Painter, engraver. Religious subjects, genre scenes, village scenes, local scenes (kermesses), landscapes with figures.
Joost Droogsloot was a master in Utrecht in 1616, and a dean in 1623 and 1644. He married Angeniejte van Ryevelt in 1618. In 1620 he bought a house, which he arranged to pay off in twelve years, for 150 guilders' worth of paintings each year. In 1628 he donated a painting entitled ...
Reference Entry. 1761 words. Illustrated.
Subjects: Painting ; Prints and Printmaking ; Religious Art ; Christian Art
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