(1787 - 1838)
Jan Christianus Schotel was active/lived in Netherlands. Jan Schotel is known for landscape, coastal painting.
artist Jan Christianus Schotel lived and worked in the Dutch city of
Dordrecht, which is located about twenty kilometers south-east of
Rotterdam. The artist was trained by Dordrecht marine painters such as
Martinus Schouman (1770-1848) and Jacob van Strij (1756-1815), who
influenced and guided his artistic development. Schotel later became a
member of the local artists' association 'Teekengenootschap Pictura' and
was the father of Petrus Johannes Schotel (1808-1865), who continued
his profession as a marine painter.