Artist Search
   
a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z 

 Abraham Van Diepenbeeck  (1596 - 1675)

About: Abraham Van Diepenbeeck
 

Summary

Examples of his work

 
 

Biography*

Exhibits - current  
 

Discussion board

Send me updates

 
    Signature Examples*  
 
Buy and Sell: Abraham Van Diepenbeeck
  For sale ads

Auction results*

 
  Wanted ads

Auctions upcoming for him*

 
  Dealers Place a classified ad  
 
Lived/Active: Netherlands/Belgium      Known for: mythology, portrait and history paintings

Login for full access
 
View AskART Services









*may require subscription

Available for Abraham Van Diepenbeeck:

Biographical information (Abraham Diepenbeeck)

yes

Auction records - upcoming / past (Abraham Diepenbeeck)

45
new entry!

Discussion board entries (Abraham Diepenbeeck)

0

Image examples of works (Abraham Diepenbeeck)

44

Please send me Alert Updates for Abraham Van Diepenbeeck (free)
What is an alert list?

Ad Code: 3
AskART Artist
from Auction House Records.
The Flagellation, en brunaille
Artwork images are copyright of the artist or assignee
This biography from the Archives of AskART:
Please note: Artists not classified as American in our database may have limited biographical data compared to the extensive information about American artists.

Abraham van Diepenbeeck was an erudite and accomplished Dutch painter of the Flemish School. He was baptised in 's-Hertogenbosch in the southern Netherlands. After having received a classical education, he became a pupil and assistant of Peter Paul Rubens.

He handled mythological and historical subjects, as well as portraits, with great skill and vigor and was a good, sound colourist. He went to Antwerp about 1629 and made his first successes in painting on glass, among his productions being windows in the cathedral there representing the "Acts of Mercy". Similar work at the church of the Dominicans shows scenes from the "Life of Saint Paul".

Van Diepenbeek was admitted to the guild of painters in 1638, and became director of the Academy in 1641. It was after a visit to Italy that the artist began to paint chiefly in oil and to illustrate. Among his illustrations are fifty-eight designs engraved by Cornelis Bloemaert for the Abbe de Marolles' Tableaux du Temple des Muses.

During the reign of Charles I of England, van Diepenbeeck was in England where, besides painting portraits of the first Duke of Newcastle and his family, the artist illustrated that nobleman's book on Horsemanship.

He died, aged 79, in Antwerp.

Source:
Wikipedia,
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/%27s-Hertogenbosch

** If you discover credit omissions or have additional information to add, please let us know at registrar@AskART.com.
  go to top home | site map | site terms | AskART services & subscriptions | contact | about us
  copyright © 2000-2014 AskART all rights reserved ® AskART and Artists' Bluebook are registered trademarks

  A |  B |  C |  D-E |  F-G |  H |  I-K |  L |  M |  N-P |  Q-R |  S |  T-V |  W-Z  
  frequently searched artists 1, 2, more...  
  art appraisals, art for sale, auction records, misc artists