Job Adriaenszoon (HB) Berckheyde
(1630 - 1693)
Job Adriaenszoon (HB) Berckheyde was active/lived in Holland, Netherlands. Job Berckheyde is known for city views, church interiors, landscape and genre painting.
Job Adriaenszoon Berckheyde (27 January 1630 – before 23 November 1693) was a Dutch artist of the 17th century, active in Haarlem, Amsterdam, and The Hague. He was born in Haarlem and was the older brother of the painter Gerrit whom he later taught to paint. He was apprenticed on 2 November 1644 to Jacob Willemszoon de Wet, and his master's influence is apparent in his first dated canvas, Christ Preaching to the Children (1661), one of his few biblical scenes. On 10 June 1653 he repaid a loan from the Haarlem Guild of Saint Luke.
From 1656-1660 the two brothers made an extended trip along the Rhine to Germany, stopping off at Cologne, Bonn, Mannheim and finally Heidelberg, following the example of their fellow guild member Vi ... Displaying 750 of 3050 characters.