STEEN, Jan


STEEN, Jan
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Historical Dictionary of the Netherlands. . 2012.

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  • Steen,Jan — Steen (stān), Jan. 1626? 1679. Dutch genre painter known for his humorous and moralistic depictions of domestic life and revelry, including Village Wedding (1635) and Flemish Feast in an Inn (1674). * * * …   Universalium

  • Steen, Jan — ▪ Dutch painter born c. 1626, , Leiden, Neth. died Feb. 3, 1679, Leiden  Dutch painter, ranked immediately after Rembrandt and Hals as a painter of everyday scenes. Steen is unique among leading 17th century Dutch painters for his humour; he has… …   Universalium

  • Steen, Jan — ► (1626 79) Pintor holandés. Autor de Almuerzo en familia y Fiesta en el interior de una posada …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • STEEN, JAN —    Dutch painter, born in Leyden; was a genre painter of the style of Rembrandt, and his paintings display severity with sympathy and a playful humour; he is said to have led a dissipated life, and to have left his wife and a large family in… …   The Nuttall Encyclopaedia

  • Steen, Jan Havicksz — (1626 Leiden 1679 Leiden) (Netherlands)    Painter and brewer. Studied under N. Knupfer in Utrecht, Adrian van Ostade in Haarlem, Jan van Goyen in The Hague, and at the art academy in Leiden. A major figure in the Dutch Baroque style, he is best… …   Dictionary of erotic artists: painters, sculptors, printmakers, graphic designers and illustrators

  • Steen, Jan (Havickszoon) — born с 1626, Leiden, Neth. died Feb. 3, 1679, Leiden Dutch painter. A brewer s son, he was enrolled at the University of Leiden in 1646 and in 1648 became a founding member of the Leiden painters guild. One of the greatest Dutch genre painters,… …   Universalium

  • Steen, Jan (Havickszoon) — ( 1626, Leiden, Países Bajos–3 feb. 1679, Leiden). Pintor holandés. Hijo de un cervecero, en 1646 se inscribió en la Universidad de Leiden, y en 1648 se convirtió en miembro fundador del gremio de pintores de Leiden. Fue uno de los más… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Steen — Steen, Jan …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • STEEN (J.) — STEEN JAN (1626 1679) Peintre de genre par excellence, Jan Steen est le fils d’un brasseur hollandais. Né à Leyde, et successivement élève de Nicolas Knupfer à Utrecht, d’Adriaen van Ostade à Haarlem et de Jan van Goyen à La Haye, il assimilera… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Jan — /jan/; for 1 also Du., Ger. /yahn/, n. 1. a male given name, form of John. 2. a female given name, form of Janet. * * * (as used in expressions) Brueghel Jan the Elder Jan Amos Komenský Dussek Jan Ladislav Eyck Jan van Gossart Jan Jan Mabuse Jan… …   Universalium