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CLAEUW, Jacques de (<i>died</i> 1676), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
CLAEUW, Jacques de (died 1676), Painter

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Dutch, 17th century, male.

Born in Dordrecht; died after 1676.

Painter. Still-lifes (including musical instruments), vanitas.

Jacques de Claeuw was a son-in-law of Jan van Goyen and brother-in-law of Jan Steen. He worked in Dordrecht, The Hague and Leiden between 1642 and 1665. He painted a number of vanitas pieces.

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