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MASTER OF ALKMAAR - Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
MASTER OF ALKMAAR - Painter

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Dutch, 15th – 16th century, male.

Painter. Religious subjects.

Alkmaar School.

This artist worked in Alkmaar from 1490 to 1510. His style is characterised by a mixture of the sober and the picturesque, combined with elements of both seriousness and gentle humour. He may be Pieter Gerritsz., a painter who died in 1540.

Reference Entry.  263 words. 

Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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