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BLOEMAERT, Abraham (1566 - 1651), Painter, engraver, draughtsman

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
BLOEMAERT, Abraham (1566 - 1651), Painter, engraver, draughtsman

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Dutch, 16th – 17th century, male.

Born 24 December 1566, in Gorinchem; died 13 January 1651, in Utrecht.

Painter, engraver (etching), draughtsman. Mythological subjects, religious subjects, portraits, genre scenes, landscapes, landscapes with figures, vanitas.

Utrecht School.

[not available online]Abraham Bloemaert was the son of the sculptor Cornelis Bloemaert. According to von Wurzbach, this artist travelled with his family to Gorkum, 's Hertogenbosch and then

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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