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DELCOUR, Jean Gilles (1632 - 1695), Painter, copyist

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
DELCOUR, Jean Gilles (1632 - 1695), Painter, copyist

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Flemish School, 17th century, male.

Born 1632, in Hamoir; died 19 August 1695, in Liège.

Painter, copyist. Religious subjects, portraits.

Jean Gilles Delcour was a pupil of Gérard Douffers in Liège in 1648, and of Andrea Sacchi and Carlo Maratti in Rome. He returned to Liège in 1664 and lived with his brother the sculptor Jean Delcour. In 1690 he began the ceiling of the

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