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HOUBRAKEN, Jacobus (1698 - 1780), Draughtsman, engraver

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
HOUBRAKEN, Jacobus (1698 - 1780), Draughtsman, engraver

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Dutch, 18th century, male.

Born 25 December 1698, in Dordrecht; died 14 November 1780, in Amsterdam.

Draughtsman, engraver (burin).

Jacobus Houbraken was the son of Arnold Houbraken. He engraved religious subjects, portraits, historical subjects and genre pieces.

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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