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MATHAM, Theodor Dirck (1606 - 1676), Painter, draughtsman, engraver

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
MATHAM, Theodor Dirck (1606 - 1676), Painter, draughtsman, engraver

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Dutch, 17th century, male.

Born 1606, in Haarlem; died 26 March 1676, in Amsterdam.

Painter, draughtsman (including ink/red chalk), engraver (including burin). Figures, portraits, mythological portraits. Murals.

Theodor Matham was the second son and student of Jacob Matham. He travelled to Rome between 1633 and 1637, and during his stay there studied under Cornelis Bloemaert. In Rome he was employed to carve the statues for

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