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Jan Sanders van Hemessen


Name
Jan Sanders van Hemessen
Life Dates
(c.1500 - 1565/75)
Country
Belgium
Movement
Mannerism

Jan Sanders van Hemessen Biography

Jan Sanders van Hemessen is a Netherlandish, Flemish, painter of religious and genre scenes and portraits. Very little is known about him. He was born in Hemiksen, near Antwerp, around 1500. In 1524, he became a master of the Antwerp St. Lukas Guild. About 1550 he moved to Haarlem, where he...


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