Jan Davidsz. de Heem
(Dutch, 1606 - 1684)
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.

Name:Jan Davidsz. de Heem
Dates:1606 - 1684
Nationality:Dutch
Sex:No data
This artist has 52 artworks in the database. Add more!
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Private collection12 artworks
Mauritshaus - The Hague5 artworks
Uknown owner3 artworks
Gemäldegalerie - Berlin3 artworks
Metropolitan Museum of Art - New York, NY2 artworks
Hermitage Museum - St-Petersburg2 artworks
Musée du Louvre - Paris2 artworks
Gemaldegalerie Alte Meister - Dresden2 artworks
Fitzwilliam Museum - Cambridge2 artworks
National Gallery of Art - Washington DC1 artworks
Los Angeles County Museum of Art1 artworks

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