Juriaan van Streek

painter, innkeeper
North Netherlandish
Amsterdam 1632-02
baptized 29 February 1632
Amsterdam 1687-06/1687-06-12
buried 12 Juni 1687
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son of Hendrick Claesen van Streeck (born ca. 1602) and Annetje Juriaens (born ca. 1598). He married in Amsterdam on 20 November 1653 to Grietje Claesdr Klock (1634-after 1680). The couple had 4 childeren: Hendrik van Streek (1659-1720), Jacop van Streek (1667-1670), Hester van Streek (born 1667) and Jacob van Streek (born 1670)
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  • Amsterdam 1653 - 1687
    c. 1653-1578; stopped painting around 1680 and became an innkeeper (Thieme/Becker 1938)
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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.
still life, genre, vanitas (still life), portrait, fish piece, fruit piece, breakfast piece
Although he is documented as a portrait painter, no portraits by him are known; known for its tronies such as the smoker in Pushkin, Moscow and the series of the senses in Rychnow, stolen from the castle in 1976; a large fish stall in the Munich is no longer be attributed to him; a fish still in an inventory from 1682 in Amsterdam (Willigen/Meijer 2003, p. 191).
oil paint
Creation date: 1992-01-26; Last modified date: 2021-05-03


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