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BECK, David (1621 - 1656), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
BECK, David (1621 - 1656), Painter

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Dutch, 17th century, male.

Born 25 May 1621, in Delft; died 20 December 1656, in The Hague.

Painter. Portraits.

[not available online]Beck worked at the English court under the direction of van Dyck and taught drawing to the sons of Charles I and the Prince Palatine Ruprecht. After serving at the courts of Denmark and France, he was summoned to Sweden where he worked for Queen

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