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HEEM, Cornelis de (<i>died</i> 1695), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
HEEM, Cornelis de (died 1695), Painter

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Dutch, 17th century, male.

Baptised on 8 April 1631 in Leiden; died 1695, buried on 17 May in Antwerp.

Painter. Still-lifes (flowers, fruit), vanitas.

[not available online]Heem was the pupil and son of Jan Davidsz. de Heem. He became a master in Antwerp in 1660. He also lived in The Hague in 1678. There is often confusion between the works of father and son, even though their styles are

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