Oil on canvas, in old frames. Janson (1729
born on the Moluccas, deceased 1784 in
Leiden) came to Holland at the age of eight in order to
to embark on a career as an officer.
but soon he devoted himself exclusively to painting and
of the graphic. In Leiden in 1761 he became a member of the
Academy and studied in particular the Dutch
Landscape painting of the 17th century.
But he doesn't just copy the traditional style,
but creates light and delicate tones designed
Landscapes of high picturesque
Quality. The paintings are signed and "1778"
Height 45 cm, width 55 cm.