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BERCKHEYDE, Gerrit Adriaensz. (<i>died</i> 1698), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
BERCKHEYDE, Gerrit Adriaensz. (died 1698), Painter

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Dutch, 17th century, male.

Baptised 6 June 1638, in Haarlem; died 14 June 1698, in Haarlem.

Painter. Church interiors, genre scenes, scenes with figures, hunting scenes, street scenes, landscapes, urban landscapes, urban views, winter landscapes, architectural views.

[not available online]Gerrit Berckheyde almost certainly studied under Franz Hals and also under his brother Job Berckheyde. In 1660 he joined the painters' guild in Haarlem. He worked with his brother

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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