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LENGELÉ, Maerten or Martinus (1604 - 1668), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
LENGELÉ, Maerten or Martinus (1604 - 1668), Painter

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Dutch, 17th century, male.

Born 1604, in The Hague; died 27 May 1668, in Paris.

Painter. Group portraits, portraits.

Maerten Lengelé was a member of the academy in The Hague from 1656 to 1665 and became its director. In 1650, he painted a large-scale painting of arquebusiers for the now vanished shooting gallery.

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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