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JACOBSZ., Dirk (<i>died</i> 1567), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
JACOBSZ., Dirk (died 1567), Painter

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Dutch, 16th century, male.

Born 1496 - 1500, probably in Amsterdam; died before 9 September 1567, in Amsterdam, where he was buried on this date.

Painter. Figures, portraits, group portraits.

Amsterdam School.

[not available online]Jacobsz. was the son of Cornelisz. Jacob van Ootsanen, who was his teacher. He also worked with Jan van Scorel. He produced the first known corporate portrait in Holland, The Brotherhood

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