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Albert Jansz. Klomp or Albert Klomp (Amsterdam, Baptized March 11, 1625 - earliest December 20, 1688[1]) was a Dutch Golden Age painter, who specialized in painting rural landscapes with animals.

Albert Jansz. Klomp
Albert Klomp Signatur 2 (Wurzbach).jpg
BornBaptized March 11, 1625
DiedDecember 20, 1688
NationalityDutch
Known forPastoral Landscape Painting

Klomp's typical pastoral landscape paintings can be seen in museums such as the Rijksmuseum,[2] the Fitzwilliam Museum,[3] and The Metropolitan Museum of Art.[4] Klomp's work is reminiscent of that of Paulus Potter. Although it is not certain that they worked together, the two artists share similar subjects and style, and Klomp's work has been wrongly attributed to Potter in the past.[5]

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  1. ^ "Albert Jansz. Klomp". ECARTICO. University of Amsterdam. Retrieved 7 December 2016.
  2. ^ "Paintings by Albert Jansz. Klomp". The Rijksmuseum. The Rijksmuseum. Retrieved 7 December 2016.
  3. ^ "Collection Explorer". Fitzwilliam Museum. The Fitzwilliam Museum. Retrieved 7 December 2016.
  4. ^ Allen, Josephine L.; Gardner, Elizabeth E. (1954). European Paintings in The Metropolitan Museum. New York, USA: MetPublications. p. 56. Retrieved 7 December 2016.
  5. ^ Cundall, Frank (1891). The Landscape and Pastoral Painters of Holland: Ruisdael, Hobbema, Cuijp, Potter. London: Samson Low, Marston, Searle & Rivington. p. 106. Retrieved 7 December 2016.