- Ja·cob [yah-kawp] /ˈyɑ kɔp/, 1593–1678, Flemish painter.
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Rubens is gold, van Dyck silver, and Jordaens blood and fire.
Then he was haunted by the sensual pomp of Jordaens and above all Rubens.Rodin: The Man and his Art
When Jordaens wishes to paint fertility, he resorts to the allegory of the schools.Famous European Artists
Sarah K. Bolton
It is said that they are of the same family and the same temperament; and Rubens stands between Jordaens and van Dyck.
You do not feel as you do with Jordaens that excess of flesh and the joys of the palate are all the world holds for the revelers.Artists Past and Present
Elisabeth Luther Cary
- Jacob (ˈjaːkɔp). 1593–1678, Flemish painter, noted for his naturalistic depiction of peasant scenes