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BESCHEY, Jacob Andries (1710 - 1786), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
BESCHEY, Jacob Andries (1710 - 1786), Painter

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Flemish School, 18th century, male.

Born 30 November 1710, in Antwerp; died 28 February 1786, in Antwerp.

Painter. Religious subjects, mythological subjects, still-lifes, landscapes.

[not available online]Jacob Andries Beschey was the brother of Balthasar Beschey. He was admitted as a master of the Guild of St Luke in Antwerp in 1727, and became its dean in 1766.

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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