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KEYSER, Hendrik de, the Elder (1565 - 1621), Painter, sculptor, medallist, architect

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
KEYSER, Hendrik de, the Elder (1565 - 1621), Painter, sculptor, medallist, architect

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Dutch, 16th – 17th century, male.

Born 15 May 1565, in Utrecht; died 15 May 1621, in Amsterdam.

Painter, sculptor, medallist, architect. Religious subjects, portraits. Monuments, funerary monuments, busts.

Amsterdam School.

[not available online]Hendrik de Keyser the Elder was taught by the sculptor C. Bloemaert in Dordrecht, and the painter Abr. Bloemaert. He was awarded the freedom of the city of

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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