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BOSCH, Hieronymus, Jeroen or Jérôme (1450 - 1516), Painter, engraver

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
BOSCH, Hieronymus, Jeroen or Jérôme (1450 - 1516), Painter, engraver

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Dutch School, 15th – 16th century, male.

Born c. 1450 or 1460, in 's Hertogenbosch; died 1516, in 's Hertogenbosch.

Painter, engraver. Religious subjects.

[not available online]This artist acquired his name, Bosch, from the Dutch name of his native town, 's-Hertogenbosch in Brabant. Little is known about his life. He may have been the son of Laurent Van Aeken who was, in 1464, documented as

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