Adriaen van de Venne
Delft 1589-The Hague 1662 Dutch painter, draughtsman and poet. De Bie's account (1661) is the only known source on van de Venne's youth and training. He was born of 'worthy' parents who had fled to Delft from the southern Netherlands to escape war and religious strife. Inspired by his early study of Latin to become an illustrator, he was partly self-taught but also received instruction in painting and illumination from the otherwise unrecorded Leiden goldsmith and painter Simon de Valck. His second teacher, Hieronymus van Diest,

 

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Adriaen van de Venne Allegory of the Truce of 1609 Between the Archduke of Austria (mk05) oil painting   

Painting ID::  20388
Adriaen van de Venne
Allegory of the Truce of 1609 Between the Archduke of Austria (mk05)
Wood,24 1/2 x 44 1/2''(62 x 113 cm)Collection of Louis XIV before 1683 INV

   
   
     

 

 

Adriaen van de Venne Fools Have the Most Fun oil painting   

Painting ID::  51085
Adriaen van de Venne
Fools Have the Most Fun
1661 Oil on canvas, 70 x 91,5 cm

   
   
     

 

 

Adriaen van de Venne What Won't People Do for Money oil painting   

Painting ID::  84613
Adriaen van de Venne
What Won't People Do for Money
Date 1625(1625) Medium Oil on oak Dimensions Height: 34.2 cm (13.5 in). Width: 53 cm (20.9 in). cjr

   
   
     

 

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Adriaen van de Venne
Delft 1589-The Hague 1662 Dutch painter, draughtsman and poet. De Bie's account (1661) is the only known source on van de Venne's youth and training. He was born of 'worthy' parents who had fled to Delft from the southern Netherlands to escape war and religious strife. Inspired by his early study of Latin to become an illustrator, he was partly self-taught but also received instruction in painting and illumination from the otherwise unrecorded Leiden goldsmith and painter Simon de Valck. His second teacher, Hieronymus van Diest,