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BOL, Pierre or Pieter (1622 - 1674), Painter, engraver

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
BOL, Pierre or Pieter (1622 - 1674), Painter, engraver

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Flemish School, 17th century, male.

Born 1622, in Antwerp, in 1625 according to some sources; died 1674, in Paris, in 1680 in Amsterdam according to some sources.

Painter, engraver. Religious subjects, allegorical subjects, figures, hunting scenes, animals, cats, birds, still-lifes (including fruit/game), vanitas.

[not available online]Pierre Bol's father, the publisher and engraver Jean Boel, entrusted him to Frans Snyders. Under the tutelage of this master,

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