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OMMEGANCK, Balthasar Paul (1755 - 1826), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
OMMEGANCK, Balthasar Paul (1755 - 1826), Painter

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Belgian, 18th – 19th century, male.

Born 26 December 1755, in Antwerp; died 18 January 1826, in Antwerp.

Painter. Portraits, landscapes, animals.

[not available online] [not available online] [not available online]Balthasar Paul Ommeganck demonstrates better than any other the fragility of reputations built on mannered technique and the art of a perfected finish. During his lifetime, Ommeganck's success was such that his works were commissioned in

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