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CAMPIN, Robert (1375 - 1444), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
CAMPIN, Robert (1375 - 1444), Painter

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Flemish School, 15th century, male.

Born between 1375 and 1378, in Valenciennes; died 26 April 1444, in Tournai.


Tournai School.

Like many fifteenth-century Flemish artists, Robert Campin remains a somewhat obscure figure. On the one hand there is considerable evidence for the existence of the painter Robert Campin, and on the other, we have a comparatively consistent body of works that have been quite reasonably

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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