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BRUEGHEL, Ambrosius (1617 - 1675), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
BRUEGHEL, Ambrosius (1617 - 1675), Painter

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Flemish School, 17th century, male.

Born 10 August 1617, in Antwerp; died 9 February 1675, in Antwerp.

Painter. Landscapes, still-lifes (flowers).

Antwerp School.

[not available online]Ambrosius was a brother of Jan Brueghel II, and studied with his brother and with David Teniers. He gained his master's staus at Antwerp in 1645, was married there in 1649, and was dean of the guild in 1653 and

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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