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FYT, Jan (1611 - 1661), Painter, draughtsman, engraver

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
FYT, Jan (1611 - 1661), Painter, draughtsman, engraver

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Flemish School, 17th century, male.

Born 1611, in Antwerp; died 11 September 1661, in Antwerp.

Painter, draughtsman, engraver. Hunting scenes, animals, dogs, still-lifes.

[not available online]Fyt entered the studio of Jan van Berch in 1621, at the age of 12, and later became a pupil of the Flemish painter Frans Snyders. In 1629, at the age of 20, he was incorporated as a master

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