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BREYDEL, Karel (<i>died</i> 1733), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
BREYDEL, Karel (died 1733), Painter

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

Baptised 27 March 1678 in Antwerp; died 12 September 1733, in Antwerp.

Painter. Battles, genre scenes, village scenes, landscapes.

[not available online]Karel Breydel studied with Peter Yckens and, after the latter's death in 1695, with the landscape painter Peter Rysbrack. He then travelled to Germany, where he stayed in Frankfurt and then Nuremberg. Like his brother Frans, he was a painter

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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