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LAUWERS, Nicolaes (1600 - 1652), Draughtsman, engraver, print publisher

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
LAUWERS, Nicolaes (1600 - 1652), Draughtsman, engraver, print publisher

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Flemish, 17th century, male.

Born 27 April 1600, in Antwerp; died 1652, in Antwerp.

Draughtsman, engraver (burin), print publisher.

Antwerp School.

A pupil of Paulus Pontius, Nicolaes Lauwers became a master in the Antwerp guild in 1619. He was one of the Rubens school and a friend of Bolswert, and among his pupils were Henri Snyers and Gilles de la Forgie (1635), Nicolas Pilau (1644),

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