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Jan III Sobieski (koning van Polen)

male / Polish
Qualifications
king, collector of Dutch and Flemish painting
after his death an inventory was drawn up, stating that Jan III was in possession of 300 paintings, including Rembrandt, Pieter van Laer and probably Maria van Oosterwijck; he had relatively few landscapes, but animal pieces and still lifes were well represented (Gerson 1942/1983, p. 506)
Nationality/school
Polish
Born
Olesko (Oekraïne/Poland) 1629-08-27
Deceased
Wilanów (Warschau) 1696-06-17
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).
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Period of activity
1650 - 1696
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Entered on: 2012-10-29; Modification on: 2019-01-28

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