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Qualifications
painter, draftsman, print artist
Nationality/school
North Netherlandish
Born
Alkmaar 1581/1582
ca. 1581-1582; no later than the beginning of 1582: on 19 February 1607 it is mentioned of Jan that he 'tot haer mondige jaeren gecoemen [waren]', which means that he had attained majority (= 25 years of age) (Schatborn 2001, p. 47)
Deceased
Amsterdam 1631-12/1631-12-27
buried on 27 December 1631 (De Vries 1885)
Family relationships
this field records any family relationship to one or more other artist(s).
son of Symon Jansz. Brouwer and (c. 1558-1624) and Neel Jacobsdr. van Harencarspel (1558-1612), brother of Jacob; posted banns on 24 July 1630, aged 49, with the widowed Cathalijntje Aerts Burlon/ Catharina Arents from Antwerp (De Vries 1885); brother in law of Jan Tengnagel
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Biographical information
Active in
  • Amsterdam
  • Venetië 1605
    Meijer 1991A
  • Rome 1605 - 1607
    in close contact with Adam Elsheimer, Jakob Ernst Thomann von Hagelstein and Pieter Lastman
  • Amsterdam 1607-02-19 - 1607
    Jan is reported again in Amsterdam on February 19, 1607 (Schatborn 2001, p. 47)
  • Leiden 1610
  • Amsterdam 1613 - 1616-10-10
    on 10 october 1616 still documented in Amsterdam
  • Rome 1616 - 1617
    Schatborn 2001, p. 47-49 rightly deduces from an inscription on a drawing from 1617 [Jan Pynas ft / Romae 1617) that Pynas made a second trip to Italy.
  • Venetië
  • Amsterdam 1617-12-02 - 1631
    He was back in Amsterdam on 2 December 1617 (Schatborn 2001, p. 49)
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Subjects
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.
landscape (as genre), architecture (genre)
Medium/technique
oil paint
Comment
ligt in de serie niet onder 'meesters met noodnamen' maar onder de letter A
Creation date: 1992-01-24; Last modified date: 2022-04-07

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