Juriaen Pool

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Self portrait in allegorical scene for the orphanage. He is shown wearing the traditional orphan clothing with a red jacket and a blue sleeve.

Juriaen Pool (1665, Amsterdam – 1745, Amsterdam), was an 18th-century painter from the Northern Netherlands.

Biography[edit]

Juriaan and Rachel Pool, engraving from Jan van Gool's Nieuwe Schouburg, 1750

According to the RKD he was the son of Jurriaan Pool the elder.[1] He became engaged on 25 July 1693 and on 12 August he married the flower painter Rachel Ruysch in Buiksloot.[1] He became the teacher of the painter Gerhard Jan Palthe.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c Juriaen Pool in the RKD