Johann Liss (II)

male / Italian, German
painter, draftsman
Italian, German
Oldenburg (Niedersachsen) 1597
c. 1597
Verona 1631-12-05
died of the plague which broke out in Venice in 1629; his death is documented in the town archives of Verona as: 'Gio: Lis olandese' at 'S.Zeno/Nel Hospedol de Soldati' (Saur 2015).
Family relationships
this field records any family relationship to one or more other artist(s).
son of Johann Liss I and Anna Liss (born 1577) . Both parents were painters.
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Active in
  • Haarlem 1615 - 1619
    in his Dutch years (c. 1615-1619) in Haarlem and Amsterdam (Klessmann 1999, p. 25-40, 'Die niederländischen Jahren').
  • Amsterdam 1615 - 1619
  • Antwerpen 1619 - 1620
  • Parijs 1620
    Houbraken 1718
  • Venetië 1620 - 1621
    was probably in Venice before he went to Rome (Klessmann 1999, p. 10, note 6)
  • Rome 1622 - 1626
  • Venetië 1626 - 1629
  • Verona 1631
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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.
allegory, genre, history (as a genre), portrait, Christian religious scene
oil paint
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