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EECKHOUT, Gerbrand van den (1621 - 1674), Painter, engraver

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
EECKHOUT, Gerbrand van den (1621 - 1674), Painter, engraver

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Dutch, 17th century, male.

Born 19 August 1621, in Amsterdam; died 1674, buried 29 September in Amsterdam.

Painter, engraver. Religious subjects, portraits, genre scenes.

Amsterdam School.

[not available online]Gerbrand van den Eeckhout was a friend of Rembrandt, and was his pupil from 1635 to 1640. He was also on intimate terms with Rogman. His father Jan Pietersz. van der Eeckhout, a goldsmith in Amsterdam, was

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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