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HALS, Frans (<i>died</i> 1666), Painter, art dealer

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
HALS, Frans (died 1666), Painter, art dealer

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Dutch, 17th century, male.

Born 1580 1585, in Antwerp; died 29 August 1666, in Haarlem.

Painter, art dealer. Historical subjects, portraits, group portraits, genre scenes.

Haarlem School.

[not available online] [not available online] [not available online] [not available online] [not available online]Frans Hals belonged to one of the founding families of Haarlem. His parents, for reasons that are unknown, went to live in Antwerp for

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