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GRYEF, Adriaen de (and not Anton) (1670 - 1715), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
GRYEF, Adriaen de (and not Anton) (1670 - 1715), Painter

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Flemish School, 17th – 18th century, male.

Born 1670, possibly in Antwerp; died 1715, probably in Brussels.

Painter. Hunting scenes, dogs, landscapes, still-lifes (including game).

[not available online]Adriaen de Gryef is believed to have been a pupil of Frans Snyders. He generally painted spirited, charming works in a small format. He married in Antwerp in 1689, and the following year went to Brussels. De Gryef is

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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