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DOU, Gerrit or Gérard (1613 - 1675), Painter, engraver

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
DOU, Gerrit or Gérard (1613 - 1675), Painter, engraver

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Dutch, 17th century, male.

Born 7 April 1613, in Leiden; died 1675, buried 9 February in Leiden.

Painter, engraver. History painting, portraits, genre scenes.

Leiden School.

[not available online] [not available online] [not available online] [not available online]'Dou' is the most common spelling of this artist's name, and was one form he sometimes used to sign his works. More often he signed them Dov,

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