Johannes Buns

painter, draftsman
North Netherlandish, German
Most sources assume (wrongly?) that he was born in the Northern Netherlands.
after 1673
Family relationships
this field records any family relationship to one or more other artist(s).
married to Sophia Lefebre
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Biographical information
Period of activity
1660 - 1670
dated works in this period
Active in
  • Amsterdam 1660 - 1661
    pupil of Govaert Flinck before 2 Februari 1660; 13 March 1661 a son was baptized in Amsterdam (municipal Archive Amsterdam)
  • Keulen 1668 - 1673
    became a master of the guild 10 June 1668; dated work of 1670 is documented; on 7 August 1673 a daughter was baptized in Cologne (Ecartico, retrieved July 2019)
active in
This field specifies the various subject categories or genres that constitute the oeuvre of the artist in question. The contents of this field are generally based more on the documentation available at the RKD than on the literature.
portrait, history (as a genre)
oil paint
Creation date: 1991-11-25; Last modified date: 2020-10-28


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