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BOL, Ferdinand (<i>died</i> 1680), Painter, engraver, draughtsman

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
BOL, Ferdinand (died 1680), Painter, engraver, draughtsman

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Dutch, 17th century, male.

Baptised 24 June 1616 in Dordrecht; died 1680, buried 24 July in Amsterdam.

Painter, engraver, draughtsman. Religious subjects, allegorical subjects, portraits.

[not available online] [not available online]The exact date of Ferdinand Bol's birth is uncertain, but it seems to have been in 1610, at Dordrecht. As a very young man, he moved to Amsterdam, where he worked under the direction of Rembrandt, with

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