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APSHOVEN, Thomas van (1622 - 1664), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
APSHOVEN, Thomas van (1622 - 1664), Painter

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Flemish School, 17th century, male.

Born 1622, in Antwerp, where he was baptised 30 November; died September 1664.

Painter. Religious subjects, genre scenes, rustic scenes, interiors with figures, landscapes with figures.

Thomas van Apshoven was the son of Ferdinand Apshoven the Elder and brother of Ferdinand Apshoven the Younger. He became the favourite pupil of Teniers and imitated his style with great success. On 22 March 1645

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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