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BREDAEL, Alexander van (1663 - 1720), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
BREDAEL, Alexander van (1663 - 1720), Painter

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Flemish School, 17th – 18th century, male.

Born 1 April 1663, in Antwerp; died 14 July 1720.

Painter. Scenes with figures, genre scenes, village scenes, local scenes (kermesses), street scenes, interiors with figures, landscapes with figures.

Alexander was the third son of Peeter van Bredael, and became a master in the guild of St Luke in 1685. He taught Peter Snayers in 1694. His son was the

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