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GOES, Hugo van der (1440 - 1482), Painter, miniaturist

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
GOES, Hugo van der (1440 - 1482), Painter, miniaturist

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Flemish School, 15th century, male.

Born c. 1440, in Ghent; died 1482, near Soignies.

Painter, miniaturist.

[not available online]The Account Books of the Town of Louvain (Comptes de la Ville de Louvain) for the years 1479-1480 show that Hugo Van der Goes was born in Ghent. Vasari called him Hugo of Antwerp while Van Mander thought that he was from Bruges and Van Vaernewyck

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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