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Jan Rombouts

probably born soon after 1475; died 1535/6

Jan Rombouts the Elder lived and worked in Leuven. He was born shortly after 1475 and died in 1535-6. Prints and paintings with the monogram IANR may be identified as his work, including the 'Judgement of Solomon' in Berlin dated 1528, and the 'Birth of the Baptist in Pittsburgh' which may be by assistants and shows similarities to Birth of the Virgin.