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BEGA, Cornelis Pietersz. (<i>died</i> 1664), Painter, engraver, draughtsman

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
BEGA, Cornelis Pietersz. (died 1664), Painter, engraver, draughtsman

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Dutch, 17th century, male.

Baptised 15 November 1620 in Haarlem; died 27 August 1664, in Haarlem.

Painter, engraver, draughtsman. Genre scenes, interiors with figures, village scenes.

[not available online]Cornelis Bega was almost certainly the son of Pieter Jansz. Begeyn and was a pupil of Adriaen van Ostade. On 26 April 1653 he left for Germany, staying only a short time since he was back in Holland

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