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MYTENS, Daniel, the Elder (1590 - 1648), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
MYTENS, Daniel, the Elder (1590 - 1648), Painter

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Dutch, 17th century, male.

Born c. 1590, in Delft; died before 1648, in The Hague.

Painter. Portraits, historical portraits, equestrian portraits. Murals.

[not available online]Daniel Mytens the Elder was the brother of Isaac Mytens, and probably studied in Antwerp.

He went to London and was welcomed by John I and his son Charles. He was appointed painter to the King on 30 May 1625 and

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