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BEERT, Osias, the Elder (1570 - 1624), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
BEERT, Osias, the Elder (1570 - 1624), Painter

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Flemish, 16th – 17th century, male.

Active between 1596 and 1624.

Born c. 1570, in Antwerp; died 1624, in Antwerp.

Painter. Still-lifes (flowers/fruit/sea shells).

Antwerp School, Flemish School.

Osias Beert was first identified in 1934. He is known to have been apprenticed in Antwerp to Andries van Baseroo in 1596. He was a master in 1602 and married the daughter of the painter Ykens. Eight

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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