Bartholomeus Douven

painter, court painter, copyist
German, North Netherlandish
second generation immigrant in Germany
Düsseldorf 1691-01/1691-01-15
baptized 15 January 1691 (Levin 1911, p. 16); wrongly stated by Van Gool as 1688
after 1726 (last knoen dated work)
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son of Jan Frans van Douven, possibly father of the architect I.M. van Douven
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  • Düsseldorf 1722 - 1726
    copied several paintings by Adriaen van der Werff for Elector Johann Wilhelm of the Palatine
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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.
Christian religious scene, history (as a genre), portrait
Creation date: 1992-03-19; Last modified date: 2021-09-08


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