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GALLE, Philipp (1537 - 1612), Draughtsman, engraver

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
GALLE, Philipp (1537 - 1612), Draughtsman, engraver

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Dutch, 16th – 17th century, male.

Active in Haarlem.

Born 1537; died 12 or 29 March 1612, in Haarlem.

Draughtsman, engraver (burin).

Antwerp School.

[not available online]Philipp Galle engraved a number of works including Historical Scenes, Portraits and Genre scenes and, particularly, works of Brueghel. In 1570, he was made a member of the guild in Antwerp and in 1571 he became a citizen of the

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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