Peeter Sion the Elder
(1624 - 1695)
Peeter Sion the Elder was active/lived in Flemish, Belgium. Peeter Sion the Elder is known for Still life, genre, biblical subject painting.
Biography Peeter Sion the Elder
Peeter Sion the Elder (1624-1695)
A painter of still lives, genre scenes and biblical subjects, Peeter Sion I was apprenticed to F. Lanckveelt from 1636 to 1637. In 1649/50 he became a master in the Antwerp Guild of St. Luke, where he was made dean in 1682/3. According to the church registers of Notre Dame in Antwerp, he married on 7 September 1670.
His death at the age of 71 was registered on 21 August 1695.
J. de Maere & M. Wabbes, Illustrated Dictionary of 17th Century Flemish Painters, Brussels, 1994