Frans III Francken
(1607 - 1667)
Frans III Francken was active/lived in Belgium. Frans Francken is known for figure, genre and religious baroque painting.
Biography Frans III Francken
Frans Francken III (1607, Antwerp - 1667, Antwerp), was a Flemish Baroque painter and well known member of the Francken family. According to the RKD he was the son of Frans Francken II and Elisabeth Placquet and became a master in the Antwerp Guild of St. Luke in 1639.
He is known for genre works and portraits, and painted staffage in the works of Pieter Neeffs I and his son Pieter Neeffs II. He became the teacher of Carstian Luyckx, and Jan Baptist Segaert.