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Jan Steen Detail of Twelfth Night oil painting reproduction


Detail of Twelfth Night
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All Jan Steen Oil Paintings


 
 
Jan Steen Detail of Twelfth Night oil painting reproduction


Detail of Twelfth Night
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Jan Steen
  
Dutch Baroque Era Painter, ca.1625-1679 Daily life was Jan Steen's main pictorial theme. Many of the genre scenes he portrayed are lively to the point of chaos and lustfulness, even so much that a Jan Steen household, meaning a messy scene, became a Dutch proverb (een huishouden van Jan Steen). Subtle hints in his paintings seem to suggest that Steen meant to warn the viewer rather than invite him to copy this behaviour. Many of Steen's paintings bear references to old Dutch proverbs or literature. He often used members of his family as models. Jan Steen painted also quite a few self-portraits, in which he showed no tendency of vanity. Steen did not shy from other themes: he painted historical, mythological and religious scenes, portraits, still lifes and natural scenes. His portraits of children are famous. He is also well known for his mastery of light and attention to detail, most notably in textiles. Steen was prolific, producing about 800 paintings, of which roughly 350 survive. Steen's work was valued much by contemporaries and as a result he was reasonably well paid for his work. He did not have any students, but his work proved a source of inspiration for many painters.
Detail of Twelfth Night
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Related Paintings to Jan Steen :.
| Master of the Magdalen--Madonna and Child | Fra Bartolomeo--The Annunciation (recto) Faint View of Buildings | FRANCESCO SOLIMENA-THE ASSUMPTION OF THE VIRGIN | Girl standing | Rafael Ferrer--Merengue en Boca Chica | | Art Gallery of New South Wales | Two Sides of the river | The Family of the Madonna | Bob, Chien Griffon | Dessert |


        

 

 

 

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