Find, Learn, Price Art
Enjoy the comprehensive art database we've compiled since 1987
Membership Details
Images, sales charts, bios, signatures, 30 artist Alerts and more ...
Art auction records:  Millions of references for pricing research
Or, register for Free Alerts
To track 10 artists.

Already a member?  Sign in here

Jan Davidsz De Heem

 (1606 - 1683 or 1684)
Jan Davidsz De Heem was active/lived in Netherlands.  Jan De Heem is known for vanitas painting.

Self-portrait

Biography   Jan Davidsz De Heem


/ HAME /    click to hear

Jan Davidsz De Heem was born in Utrecht in 1606.  He first learned to paint from his father, David de Heem.  Between 1626 and 1631 he resided in Leiden, where he came under the influence of David Bailly who specialized in the type of still-life known as vanitas.  Vanitas paintings contain moral messages, frequently on such themes as the fleeting nature of life or the futility of riches, which are conveyed by an arsenal of symbols.  De Heem was to become a distinguished practicioner of the genre.  

In 1631 he moved to Antwerp where he enjoyed great success.  He remained there until 1658, but he  lived there on and off, between Antwerp and Utrecht.  Finally, in 1672 he returned to Ant   ...  Displaying 750 of 1039 characters.

    >   Continue reading about Jan Davidsz De Heem

People viewing  Jan Davidsz De Heem  also view


Balthasar Van Der Ast


Jan Josefsz van Goyen
    
>  See more artists also viewed by people who viewed Jan Davidsz De Heem


Discover art and art prices ...
•  Auction records and images
•  Record prices, graphs, stats
•  Artist signature examples
•  More about subscribing

Example(s) of this artist's work:
Flowers in a glass vase on a draped table, with a silver tazza, fruit, insects and birds
Art images copyright© of artist or assignee

Subscribers may find the following and more:
Did it sell?  Low/high estimate
Size of work   Signature   Date created
Research Jan Davidsz De Heem

Consider a subscription!  More info



A FESTOON OF FRUIT AND FLOWERS IN A MARBLE NICHE
Art images copyright© of artist or assignee

Subscribers may find the following and more:
Did it sell?  Low/high estimate
Size of work   Signature   Date created
Research Jan Davidsz De Heem

Consider a subscription!  More info



Tulips, a sunflower, an iris, anemone, hydrangeas, honeysuckle, willow catkins, carnations and other flowers in a glass vase on a marble pediment
Art images copyright© of artist or assignee

Subscribers may find the following and more:
Did it sell?  Low/high estimate
Size of work   Signature   Date created
Research Jan Davidsz De Heem

Consider a subscription!  More info