Mainmenu
Qualifications
print artist, painter, draftsman, mayor
was mayor of Arnemuiden
Nationality/school
North Netherlandish
Born
Gemeente Heusden 1604/1605
ca. 1604-1605 (Van der Willigen/De Kinkelder (typescript 1993/1998)
Deceased
Arnemuiden (Middelburg) 1671-05-16
Van der Willigen/De Kinkelder (typescript 1993/1998)
See also
In this field, you will find references to names of groups or to the artists that made/make up groups. You may also come across references to other artists if there was/is question of collaboration without a joint name. This is the case, for instance, with artists who rendered parts of works by other artists (such as with P.P Rubens and J. Brueghel I).
Dirck Hals and Anthonie Palamedesz would have furnished the figures in a number of Van Delens churches and palaces. However, this is doubted by Vermet (Vermet 1995). In 1666 a collaboration with Theodoor Boeijermans.
This person/entity in other databases
Biographical information
Active in
  • Breda
    shortly after his birth, his parents moved to Breda; it is not known how long Van Delen lived there (catalogue art dealer Haboldt, Paris 1995, page 46)
  • Middelburg (Zeeland) 1625
    married in 1625 (cat. art dealer Haboldt, Parijs 1995, p. 46)
  • Arnemuiden (Middelburg) 1626 - 1671
    Van der Willigen/De Kinkelder (typescript 1993/1998)
  • Middelburg (Zeeland) 1639 - 1665
    member of the guild (Van der Willigen/De Kinkelder (typescript 1993/1998)
  • Antwerpen 1666 - 1668
    In 1668 he was a member of the rhetoric chamber 'Olyftak' (Olive branch; Saur vol. 25 (2000), p. 427). Already in 1666 he gave this rhetoric chamber a large picture, which was a collaboration between Van Delen and Theodoor Boeijermans (Van der Willigen/Kinkelder (typescript 1993/1998)
born in
active in
died in
Subjects
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.
architecture (genre), church interior, flower piece, interiors
known for his paintings of church architecture and fantasy palaces; a flower still life from 1637, a tulip in a blue-white porcelain gendi in a corner with some shells on a windowsill, returned by Rotterdam [Museum Boijmans van Beuningen] to the rightful owner in 1998 (Van der Willigen/Meijer 2003, p. 71)
Medium/technique
oil paint
Member of
Comment
follower of Hans Vredeman de Vries (1527-ca. 1606), Hendrick Steenwijk the Elder (ca. 1550-1603) and Steenwijk the Younger (ca.1580-1649)
Entered on: 1991-12-03; Modification on: 2019-01-13

Comments

No comments

My selections

My selections

Your current selection will be lost. Are you sure?