COSSIERS, Jan
(b. 1600, Antwerpen, d. 1671, Antwerpen)

Portrait of Jan Frans Cossiers

1658
Drawing
Institut Néerlandais, Paris

Surviving portraits by Jan Cossiers are scarce. The few drawings in which he made portraits of his children show that he had a sharp eye for human physiognomy and bear witness to a sensibility compatible to that of Van Dyck.