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  • NameJan van Buken
  • Sexmale
  • Nationality/DatesFlemish, born 1635, dead 1694
BiographyJan van Buken was a still life and genre painter. In
1658/1659 he became a master in the Antwerp Guild of
St. Luke. Between 1666 and 1682 he lived and worked
in Rome. In 1690 the painter Jean-Baptiste van Beveren
studied with him in Antwerp. Buken painted genre
scenes with imaginary architectural settings inspired by
the so called “bambocciati” painters in Rome.
Work
Market Scene with Actors on a Stage