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NIEUHOFF, Jean (1618 - 1672), Draughtsman

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
NIEUHOFF, Jean (1618 - 1672), Draughtsman

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Dutch, 17th century, male.

Born 1618; died 7 October 1672, in Madagascar, murdered.

Draughtsman.

Jean Nieuhoff was also a navigator. He is known for his illustrations of his voyage account, Embassy in Peking.

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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