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Adriaen van der Kabel

The monogram was till recently interpreted as AVC.
North Netherlandish, French
Rijswijk (Zuid-Holland) 1630/1631-02-11
c. 1630-1631 (on a drawn self-portrait in the Albertina in Wien a personal annotation of the artist: '1664 Aet. 34'); Salverda 2009, p. 11 and 57: 11 February 1631?
Lyon 1705-01/1705-01-15
buried on 16 January 1705; a later annotation on a self-portrait, painted in grisaille, mentions 'Adriaen Van der Cabel, peint par lui même vers 1690, mort le 15 janvier 1705 (Thieme/Becker 1926, p. 404)
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son of Cornelis Jansz van der Touw and Maertje Philipsdr. ; elder brother of Engel van der Kabel, father of Antoine van der Cabel
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Active in
  • Den Haag 1644 - 1654
    probably in these years pupil of Jan van Goyen (according to Houbraken 1753, p. 349, 354; see also Salverda 2009, p. 16)
  • Parijs 1655
  • Lyon 1655 - 1658
    c. 1655 till c. 1658 (Caracciolo 2000, p. 96)
  • Genua
  • Rome 1659 - 1666
    according to Beck after 1652 in Rome (Beck 1991, p. 216-222 & 320) ; in February 1665 mentioned together with his brother Engel in a police report because of a fight, also in July and August his name appears in a poilice report caused by fights; mentioned in 1664, living in Strada della Croce dal Corso (see Caracciolo 2000, p. 96-98); in 1658 in Italy and from 1659 till 1666 in Rome (Hoogewerff 1950, p. 154); in the 1660s he arrived in Rome with his brother Engel, who was ten years younger (Schatborn 2001, p. 171)
  • Palermo
    Caracciolo 2000, p. 102
  • Aix-en-Provence
  • Avignon
  • Toulouse
  • Lyon 1667 - 1705
    married here with Suzanne Bourgeois (died 1677) on 7 August 1667
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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.
harbor view, italianate, landscape (as genre), beach scene, animal painting (genre), marine (as genre), architecture (genre), portrait, fruit piece, flower piece
possibly painted also flower still lifes (Willigen/Meijer 2003, p. 120).
oil paint
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Entered on: 1993-12-16; Modification on: 2020-03-02


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