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BREEN, Adam van (<i>born</i> 1585), Painter, illustrator, engraver

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
BREEN, Adam van (born 1585), Painter, illustrator, engraver

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Dutch School, 17th century, male.

Born c. 1585; died 1642-1646, in Oslo, Norway.

Painter, illustrator, engraver (?). Portraits, landscapes, landscapes with figures.

Adam van Breen was married in The Hague in 1611, and became a member of the guild there in 1612. In 1617 he produced illustrations for the work Military Manoeuvres of the Prince of Nassau. Between 1624 and 1646 he was active in

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