Jan Davidszoon de Heem, aka Johannes van Antwerpen
(Dutch, 1606 - 1684)
by Jan Davidszoon de Heem
This person is associated with: Dutch Golden Age

Dutch still life painter from Utrecht, who later moved to Antwerp.

He trained with Balthasar van der Ast, brother-in-law of Ambrosius Bosschaert the Elder, the first master of still life painting.

One of the greatest still life painters of the Golden Age. Contrary to many other artists of the genre, he explored all its subcategories: Vanitas, flowers, dishes and lunch tables.

Several members of his family followed his way, including his brother David Davidsz de Heem, his sons Cornelis and Jan Jansz. and his grandson David Cornelisz.

Moreover, he taught his art to Pieter de Ring and Elias van den Broeck.

Contributors:   Josselin, kohn1fox, smallberries
Name:Jan Davidszoon de Heem
Dates:1606 - 1684
Self Portraits
This artist has 72 artworks in the database. Add more!
Top owners of works by this artist
Private collection13 artworks
Mauritshuis Royal Picture Gallery - The Hague(Netherlands - The Hague)5 artworks
Gemäldegalerie - Staatliche Museen zu Berlin(Germany - Berlin)3 artworks
Ashmolean Museum - University of Oxford(United Kingdom - Oxford)2 artworks
Metropolitan Museum of Art - New York, NY(United States - New York)2 artworks
Cheltenham Art Gallery and Museum(United Kingdom - Cheltenham)2 artworks
The State Hermitage Museum - St Petersburg(Russian Federation - St. Petersburg)2 artworks
Musée du Louvre(France - Paris)2 artworks
Gemäldegalerie Alte Meister - Staatliche Kunstsammlungen Dresden(Germany - Dresden)2 artworks
Rijksmuseum Amsterdam(Netherlands - Amsterdam)2 artworks
Fitzwilliam Museum - University of Cambridge(United Kingdom - Cambridge)2 artworks

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Creative works made by this person are in the PUBLIC DOMAIN (not copyrighted).

This person died over 70 years ago (in 1684).

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