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Jan (The Younger) Brueghel

 (1601 - 1678)
Jan (The Younger) Brueghel was active/lived in Flemish, Belgium, France.  Jan Brueghel is known for landscape, figure in landscape, allegory and mythology painting.

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Jan (The Younger) Brueghel


Jan Brueghel II was the son of the artist Jan Brueghel I. He probably trained in the studio of his father and then went to Milan to meet his father's patron, Cardinal Federico Borromeo. In the spring of 1624 Jan the younger travelled to Palermo, Sicily, with his childhood friend Anthony van Dyck. After the sudden death of his father in a cholera epidemic in Antwerp, Jan returned to the Netherlands, and by early August 1625 he was back in Antwerp, where he took over his father's studio. He sold the pictures left by his father and successfully completed half-finished works. In 1625 Jan II joined the Antwerp Guild of St. Luke, and in 1626 he married Anna Ma  ...  Displaying 750 of 8227 characters.



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About  Jan (The Younger) Brueghel

Born:  1601 - Antwerp, Belgium
Died:   1678 - Antwerp, Belgium
Known for:  landscape, figure in landscape, allegory and mythology painting