Jan Cossiers

painter, draftsman
South Netherlandish
Antwerp 1600/1600-07-15
baptized on 15 July 1600
interred on 7 July 1671
Family relationschips
this field records any family relationship to one or more other artist(s).
Married with Johanna Dragon (+1-10-1639), with whom he had two children (Maria Anna en Jan Anthoni)
See also
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Biographical information
Period of activity
1624 - 1671
Active in
  • Rome 1624 - 1626
    According to Levin 1888 he was never in Italy
  • Aix-en-Provence 1626 - 1627
  • Antwerpen 1627 - 1671
    Master in the Guild in 1628
born in
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.
genre, history (as a genre), portrait
oil paint
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Entered on: 1991-12-02; Modification on: 2017-03-30


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