List of Artists → Jan Looten
Dutch landscape painter, in 1660 he emigrated to London, where the local art market flourished after the return of the Stuarts to the throne, in his workshop he employed among others S. Griffier a. S. Verelst, the english king James II posessed at least three paintings of Looten. Mus.: Amsterdam, St. Petersburg (Eremitage), Hamburg, Kopenhagen. Dresden u.a. Lit.: Thieme-Becker, Bénézit, Bernt.