Anthoni Schoonjans
(1655 - 13 August 1726) was a Flemish painter. He was born in Antwerp and became a pupil of Erasmus Quellinus II and his son Jan-Erasmus Quellinus. He travelled to Rome and like his teachers had done before him, joined the Bentvueghels with the nickname "Parrhasius" in 1674. In Rome he lived with Charles de Vogelaer in the via Margutta and later he lived from 1688-89 in the Corso, near the via di Ripetta. In 1695 he became court painter in Vienna, where he later died. During the course of his lengthy career he also worked in Antwerp, Riems, Lyon, Amsterdam, the Hague, Brno, Dusseldorf, Copenhagen, and Berlin.He is known for portraits and historical allegories, and was the teacher of Georg Gsell.

 

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Anthoni Schoonjans Self portrait oil painting   

Painting ID::  81416
Anthoni Schoonjans
Self portrait
oil on canvas 66 x 51.5 cm Date 17th/18th century cjr

   
   
     

 

 

Anthoni Schoonjans Self portrait oil painting   

Painting ID::  85434
Anthoni Schoonjans
Self portrait
oil on canvas 66 x 51.5 cm cyf

   
   
     

 

 

Anthoni Schoonjans Self portrait oil painting   

Painting ID::  94253
Anthoni Schoonjans
Self portrait
painting cjr

   
   
     

 

 

Anthoni Schoonjans Cleopatra puts a pearl in the wine oil painting   

Painting ID::  94254
Anthoni Schoonjans
Cleopatra puts a pearl in the wine
1706(1706) Medium painting cjr

   
   
     

 

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Anthoni Schoonjans
(1655 - 13 August 1726) was a Flemish painter. He was born in Antwerp and became a pupil of Erasmus Quellinus II and his son Jan-Erasmus Quellinus. He travelled to Rome and like his teachers had done before him, joined the Bentvueghels with the nickname "Parrhasius" in 1674. In Rome he lived with Charles de Vogelaer in the via Margutta and later he lived from 1688-89 in the Corso, near the via di Ripetta. In 1695 he became court painter in Vienna, where he later died. During the course of his lengthy career he also worked in Antwerp, Riems, Lyon, Amsterdam, the Hague, Brno, Dusseldorf, Copenhagen, and Berlin.He is known for portraits and historical allegories, and was the teacher of Georg Gsell.