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BELLEGAMBE, Jean (1470 - 1534), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
BELLEGAMBE, Jean (1470 - 1534), Painter

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French, 15th – 16th century, male.

Born c. 1470, in Douai; died c. 1534, in Douai.

Painter. Religious subjects.

The son of Georges Bellegambe, a bushel-maker trading in Douai, Jean Bellegambe is first mentioned in 1504 in town records as being a burgher and master painter with a wife. He is likely to have served his apprenticeship in Douai where there were a large number of

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