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HONDECOETER, Melchior de (1636 - 1695), Painter, engraver

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
HONDECOETER, Melchior de (1636 - 1695), Painter, engraver

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Dutch, 17th century, male.

Born 1636, in Utrecht; died 3 April 1695, in Amsterdam.

Painter, engraver (mezzotint). Animals, birds, farmyard scenes, still-lifes.

[not available online] [not available online] [not available online] [not available online] [not available online] [not available online] [not available online]Melchior de Hondecoeter studied under his father Gysbert Hondecoeter and his uncle J.-B. Weenix. From 1659 to 1663, he worked in The Hague before

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