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HALS, Dirck or Thierry (<i>died</i> 1656), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
HALS, Dirck or Thierry (died 1656), Painter

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Dutch, 17th century, male.

Baptised on 19 March 1591 in Haarlem; died 1656, buried on 17 May in Haarlem.

Painter. Figures, portraits, scenes with figures, genre scenes, interiors with figures, animals.

[not available online] [not available online]Dirck Hals studied with his older brother, Frans Hals, and also worked with Abraham Bloemaert. He married Agnes Jans, with whom he had eight children. He became a member of the St Luke's

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