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Honthorst, Gerard (1590–1656)

in World Encyclopedia

Published by Philip's


Published online January 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780199546091

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Influenced by Caravaggio, Honthorst was skilled in depicting dramatic candle-lit interiors, notably Samson and Delilah (c.1620).

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Subjects: General Studies

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