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CLERCK, Hendrick de (1570 - 1629), Painter, draughtsman

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
CLERCK, Hendrick de (1570 - 1629), Painter, draughtsman

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Flemish School, 16th – 17th century, male.

Born c. 1570, in Brussels; died c. 1629.

Painter, draughtsman. Religious subjects, figures, portraits.

Brussels School.

[not available online]Probably a pupil of Martin de Vos, he was court painter first in Brussels in 1564, and then to the Infanta Isabella in the Spanish Netherlands. He painted pictures for churches in the Brussels region, and figures for the paintings

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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