Jan Ekels the Elder

1724-1781 Holland/Rococo

 

Brief Biography-Jan Ekels the Elder of Amsterdam was tutored by Dirk Dalens the Younger. He was influenced by Jan ten Compe the landscape painter. He painted mostly city views. There isn’t a great deal of information about Jan the Elder, however there is some more information about his son Jan who was also a successful artist.

 

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view of the
zuidsingel amersfoort

view of the zuidsingel amersfoort

boerenverdriet on
the spui

boerenverdriet on the spui


haringpakkerstoren

haringpakkerstoren

jan roodepoort
tower

jan roodepoort tower by Jan Ekels the Elder

the kloveniersburgwal
and swijgh utrecht

the kloveniersburgwal and the tower called swijgh utrecht

view
of amsterdam

view of amsterdam

view of the
kloveniersburgwal

view of the kloveniersburgwal

beverwijk view on
peperstraat

beverwijk view on peperstraat