Joachim Beuckelaer - The Encyclopedia of Fine Arts - Artist, Painter  Joachim Beuckelaer

Style: Northern Renaissance

Place: Antwerp

Born: 1533

Death: 1574

Nationality: Belgium


Joachim Beuckelaer (1533-1574) was a Flemish painter. A native of Antwerp, he studied under his uncle, Pieter Aertsen. Many of his paintings contain scenes of kitchen and markets, with religious allusions in the background. His Four Elements series (as of 2004, in the National Gallery, London) exemplifies this theme on a large scale. Water, for exa...