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DUYSTER, Willem Cornelisz. (1599 - 1635), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
DUYSTER, Willem Cornelisz. (1599 - 1635), Painter

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Flemish School, 17th century, male.

Born 30 August 1599, in Amsterdam; died 1635, buried 31 January in Amsterdam.

Painter. Figure compositions, portraits, genre scenes.

[not available online]Willem Cornelisz. Duyster is believed to have been the pupil of Pieter Codde, given the subtlety of the browns that characterise some of Duyster's paintings, although they also reflect a far lighter touch than that of Codde himself. Another section of

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