Anton Mirou

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Extensive Landscape with the Rest on the Flight into Egypt, oil on copper, 21 cm (8.3 in) x 30 cm (11.8 in)

Antoine, or Anton Mirou (1578, Antwerp – 1621/1627, Frankenthal), was a Flemish Baroque landscape painter of the Frankenthal school.

Biography[edit]

According to the RKD he moved with his family to Frankenthal in 1586 and declared that he was 24 there in 1602.[1] He painted landscapes and is considered a member of the school of Frankenthal.[1] The school of Frankenthal[2] included the painters Gillis van Coninxloo, Pieter Schoubroeck, and Hendrik van der Borcht the elder & son.[3]

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