Jean Francois Portaels
- Category : Art-Fine-art-artist
- Type : MGP
- Profile : 2/4 - Hermit / Opportunist
- Definition : Triple Split
- Incarnation Cross : RAX The Four Ways 1
Belgian orientalist painter and director of the Académie Royale des Beaux-Arts in Brussels.
he won the Grand Prix de Rome in 1842 and in 1878 became Director of the Académie Royale des Beaux-Arts.
Portaels was an extremely prolific artist.
He died 8 February 1895.