Johannes Verkolje

Other name: 
Jan
Antony's: 
portrait painter
Baptism date: 
February 27, 1650
Burial date: 
May 8, 1693

Johannes Verkolje (1650-1693) painted Leeuwenhoek's portrait in oil in 1686.

He lived on the Wijnhaven after 1672 when he married and moved to Delft from Amsterdam.

For the Kaart Figuratief of 1678, he drew the facades based on the conventional map made by Jacob Spoors and his team of surveyors.

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