Lucas Franchoys (I)

painter, court painter
werkte in Parijs en Madrid aan het hof
South Netherlandish
Mechelen 1574-01-23/1574-01-25
23 January 1574 (Saur 2004); 25 January 1574 (Antwerp 1857/1863)
Mechelen 1643-09-16
Antwerp 1857/1863
Family relationschips
this field records any family relationship to one or more other artist(s).
married to Catharina du Pont (13-1-1605); father of three daughters and two sons, Peter en Lucas II
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Biographical information
Period of activity
1599 - 1643
Active in
  • Mechelen 1599 - 1643
    in 1599 joined the guild
  • Parijs 1602 - 1604
    Saur 2004
  • Madrid (Spanje) 1602 - 1604
    Saur 2004
  • Mechelen 1604
    back in Mechelen in 1604 at the latest; on 13 January 1604 Antoon Imbrechts became his pupil
  • Gent 1610
    a Pietà signed and dated
born in
active in
died 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.
history (as a genre), portrait
oil paint
Entered on: 2004-06-07; Modification on: 2018-06-28


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