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NEEFFS, Peeter, the Elder (1578 - 1656), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
NEEFFS, Peeter, the Elder (1578 - 1656), Painter

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Flemish, 17th century, male.

Born c. 1578, in Antwerp; died between 26 February 1656 and and, in Antwerp.

Painter. History painting, religious subjects, architectural views, church interiors.

Antwerp School, Flemish School.

[not available online] [not available online]Peeter Neeffs the Elder was probably a pupil of H. van Steenwyck. He was admitted into the guild in Antwerp in 1609. In 1612 he owed the guild the

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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