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DENYS, Frans (1610 - 1670), Portrait artist

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
DENYS, Frans (1610 - 1670), Portrait artist

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Flemish School, 17th century, male.

Born c. 1610, in Antwerp; died 12 September 1670, in Mantua.

Portrait artist.

Frans Denys was a master in Antwerp in 1632. On 8 February 1632 he married Martina Veekhammer, with whom he had seven children; in 1648 he married Marie Placquet, with whom he had three daughters. In 1641 he was master to Jan den Duyts.

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