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HELST, Bartholomeus van der (1613 - 1670), Painter, draughtsman

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
HELST, Bartholomeus van der (1613 - 1670), Painter, draughtsman

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Dutch, 17th century, male.

Born 1613, in Haarlem; died December 1670, in Amsterdam.

Painter, draughtsman. Religious subjects, portraits, group portraits, genre scenes.

[not available online] [not available online] [not available online]A celebrated portraitist, this artist was influenced by Frans Hals while still in Haarlem. He probably went to Amsterdam at a very young age. There he married Anna du Pier on 6 May 1636. They

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