Mechelse kunstschilder Jan Verschaeren

Verschaeren Jan

Jan Verschaeren was originally an artist from Mechelen, born in 1904 and died in 1985. He was a painter and etcher who received his education (1914) at the age of 10 by the painter Victor Plaquet, also from Mechelen. In 1919 he started his education at Ottevaere at the Portaelschool in Vilvoorde. He also worked in Brussels. Sporadically he was also a sculptor. His subjects were mainly landscapes, village scenes, portraits, still lifes and flowers. (PIRON)