Jan van Kessel, senior  

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Kunstformen der Natur (1904) by Ernst Haeckel
Kunstformen der Natur (1904) by Ernst Haeckel

Jan van Kessel (Antwerp, 1626-idem, 1679) was a Flemish painter of still lifes, who was the father of another painter with the same name Jan van Kessel, and Jan Brueghel the Elder's grandson.

He become a member of the Antwerp painters' guild and was influenced by Daniel Seghers (1590-1661).

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