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Aachen Hans von (b Cologne, 1552; d Prague, 4 March 1615).
German painter and draughtsman, active also in Italy and Bohemia. One of the foremost painters of the circle gathered at the Prague court of Emperor Rudolf II, he synthesized Italian and Netherlandish influences in his portraits and erudite allegories.

 


Hans von Aachen
Bacchus, Ceres and Cupid

Oil on canvas, 163 x 113 cm
Kunsthistorisches Museum, Vienna

 

 

Pallas Athena, Venus and Juno
 

 

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