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BUYTEWECH, Willem Pietersz. (1591 - 1624), Painter, engraver

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
BUYTEWECH, Willem Pietersz. (1591 - 1624), Painter, engraver

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Dutch School, 17th century, male.

Born 1591 or 1592, in Rotterdam; died 1624.

Painter, engraver. Genre scenes, interiors.

[not available online] [not available online]Willem Pietersz. Buytewech, a son of P.J. Buytewech, was in Haarlem in 1623. Houbraken believed him to have been a pupil of Martensz Zorgh (according to Dr von Wurzbach).

Buytewech painted landscapes, Biblical scenes, markets and similar subjects. His work is rare, and

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