Born at Antwerp, 1656; died 1740, aged 84. Although a Fleming by birth, he is generally considered an Italian master, having studied at Rome, and generally resided in Italy. His works were greatly admired in every part of Italy. He is extremely natural, of a firm pencil, and his pictures are well designed and executed. [P. 22.]
A Descriptive Catalogue of the Paintings, by the Ancient Masters, including Specimens of the First Class, by the Italian, Venetian, Spanish, Flemish, Dutch, French, and English Schools, open at the American Academy, Barclay Street. Admittance (catalogues included) $.50. Season Tickets $1.00. Family Ticket for the season, admitting four, $5.00. New-York: Printed by W. Mitchell, 265 Bowery. 1832.