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Jan Fyt

Flemish painter

Brief biography, in most instances from the Union List of Artist Names® Online:
Successful and prolific painter of still life and trophies of the hunt; known for his sensitivity to texture and detail; like his teacher Snyders he painted in the elaborate style of large decorative still life associated with the circle of Rubens.

Artist ID number in the Union List of Artist Names®: ULAN 500115452.
The ULAN link above leads to a cataloging authority record at the Getty Research Institute.

Objects related to Jan Fyt:

Jan Fyt The Set of the Dogs, 1642 Etching on leaves in bound volume
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