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MEYER, Conrad (1618 - 1689), Painter, engraver

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
MEYER, Conrad (1618 - 1689), Painter, engraver

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Swiss, 17th century, male.

Born 1618, in Zurich; died 1689, in Zurich.

Painter, engraver. Figures, portraits, landscapes.

Conrad Meyer was the father of Dietrich Meyer the younger and Johannes Meyer the younger. He was taught by his father, Dietrich Meyer the elder and by his brother, Rudolf. He worked in Switzerland and Germany, notably in Frankfurt, where he was a follower of Matthäus Merian. He

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