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HOUBRAKEN, Arnold (1660 - 1719), Painter, engraver, draughtsman

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
HOUBRAKEN, Arnold (1660 - 1719), Painter, engraver, draughtsman

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Dutch, 17th – 18th century, male.

Born 28 March 1660, in Dordrecht; died 14 October 1719, in Amsterdam.

Painter, engraver, draughtsman. Historical subjects, religious subjects, portraits, genre scenes.

[not available online] [not available online] [not available online]In 1672, Arnold Houbraken was a pupil of Willem Drillenburg and later of Jacob de Vecq and Samuel van Hoogstraesten. His drawings are more highly regarded than his

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