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Jan van
Kessel Elder
1626−1679
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Jan van Kessel Senior (niderle. Jan van Kessel; 1626−1679) — Flemish painter.

As children begin to learn from Simone de Vos, and then from Brueghel the Younger, at 18 years of age has already recorded for the Guild of St. Luke in Antwerp. Wrote birds, flowers, landscapes, portraits, sometimes on mythological and religious subjects. The composition of his thought, the execution colorful; figures are weaker than others, portraits mediocre. Of his paintings — "the Holy Family in a garland of flowers" (Paris), "Landscape with animals and flowers", "the Barber Shop, Tobacco". The Hermitage has his picture "Venus eating a Volcano weapons for Aeneas".

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Jan van Kessel Elder. Insects with Common Hawthorn and Forget-Me-Not
Insects with Common Hawthorn and Forget-Me-Not
Jan van Kessel Elder
1654, 11.8×14.7 cm
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Jan van Kessel Elder. Venus in the forge of Vulcan
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Venus in the forge of Vulcan
Jan van Kessel Elder. Madonna and child with saints Idelfonso in the garland of flowers
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Madonna and child with saints Idelfonso in the garland of flowers
Jan van Kessel Elder. Still life with vegetables
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Still life with vegetables
Jan van Kessel Elder. Insects and fruit
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Insects and fruit
Jan van Kessel Elder. Still life with glass
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Still life with glass
Jan van Kessel Elder. Plot 2
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Plot 2
Jan van Kessel Elder. Winter landscape
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Winter landscape
Jan van Kessel Elder. Mockery Of The Owl
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Mockery Of The Owl
Jan van Kessel Elder. Plot 1
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Plot 1
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