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BARBIERS, Pieter Pietersz. (1749 - 1842), Painter, watercolourist, draughtsman

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
BARBIERS, Pieter Pietersz. (1749 - 1842), Painter, watercolourist, draughtsman

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Dutch, 18th – 19th century, male.

Born 26 October 1749, in Amsterdam; died 26 October 1842, in Amsterdam.

Painter, watercolourist, draughtsman. Rustic scenes, landscapes with figures, landscapes, animals.

Pieter Pietersz. Barbiers was the son and pupil of Pieter Barbiers; he became a good landscape artist but excelled at decorative painting. The Haarlem archive rooms were decorated by him. His paintings often included figures executed

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