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BOECKHORST, Johann (1605 - 1668), Painter, draughtsman

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
BOECKHORST, Johann (1605 - 1668), Painter, draughtsman

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German, 17th century, male.

Born 1605, in Münster; died 21 April 1668, in Antwerp.

Painter, draughtsman. History painting, religious subjects, mythological subjects, portraits. Designs for tapestries.

[not available online]Johann Boeckhorst's master was Jacob Jordaens. He was a free master in the guild of St Luke in Antwerp in 1633 and travelled to Italy in 1636. He was represented at the exhibition In the Light

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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