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Jan Peeters (I)

South Netherlandish
Antwerp (city) 1624-04/1624-04-24
baptized 24 April 1624 (Von Wurzbach 1910)
Antwerp (city) 1678-06-12
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son of Cornelis Peeters and Catharina van Eelen and brother of Gillis and Bonaventura Peeters, married to Catharina Basseliers in 1654, father of van Johannes Franciscus Peeters
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  • Antwerpen (stad) 1641-09-18 - 1651
    apprentice in the Guild of St. Luke, Antwerp between 18 September 1641 and 18 September 1642; master between 18 September 1645 and 18 September 1646 (Rombouts/Van Lerius 1872, vol. 2, p. 129, 280)
  • Hoboken (België)
    partly lived also in Hoboken
  • Aalst (Oost-Vlaanderen)
    between 1648-51 and in 1659 he undertook study trips to the Dutch Republic and to France. There is a aeries of 60 drawings by Jan Peeters from an album disassembled by Douwes Fine Art with mainly views in Artois, Picardië and the Meuse valley (RKDimages 240505).
  • Thérouanne
  • Parijs 1651
    according to Ecartico and Levert 2017A
  • Reims
  • Auxerre
  • Mâcon
  • Antwerpen (stad) 1654
    married in 1654 in Antwerp
  • Italië
  • Libië
    Sometime before 1665 he travelled to the coastal areas of North Africa, Morocco, Tunisia, Libya and Algeria, also known as the Barbary Coast, where he studied a number of harbour cities.
  • Caïro (stad)
    drawing of Cairo (former collection E. Perman, Stockholm)
  • Jeruzalem (stad, Israël)
    RKDimages 0152
  • Antwerpen (stad)
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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.
history (genre), landscape (genre), portrait, marine (genre), architecture (genre)
oil paint
Creation date: 1992-01-19; Last modified date: 2023-05-16


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