Jan Toorop

Jan Toorop drawings & artprints

Jan Toorop : biography

Jan Toorop, known as well with the following name Johannes Theodorus Toorop, is a dutch draughtsman born in 1858 in Purworejo, Indonesia and who died in 1928 in The Hague, Netherlands. Jan Toorop belonged to the symbolism, pointillism, advertisement, art nouveau art style. He mainly worked during the modern period in the 20 century.

Jan Toorop : his main artworks

Jan Toorop is famous for the following art works : the three fiancees, portrait of mrs marie jeannette de lange, delft salad oil... which are numerous illustrations of his favorite subject of work : mythology, nude, portrait, fashion, food... In order to stare at his work in a museum or gallery, you need to go to rijksmuseum kroller-muller, otterlo, netherlands, , musée d'orsay, paris, france. The art work of Jan Toorop are, indeed, mainly kept in rijksmuseum kroller-muller, otterlo, netherlands, , musée d'orsay, paris, france. Muzéo offers high quality drawings & artprints of the main artworks made by Jan Toorop to embellish your home or your office.

Jan Toorop : his life as an artist

Jan Toorop began his artist training in Delft University of Technology, Netherlands. Then Jan Toorop continue his training and study with Jean-François Portaels. He became friend or had a working relationship with Piet Mondrian. He influenced the work of some other artists such as Egon Schiele.

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