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PERRET, Pieter, Pedro or Petrus (1555 - 1639), Engraver

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
PERRET, Pieter, Pedro or Petrus (1555 - 1639), Engraver

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Flemish School, 16th – 17th century, male.

Active in Spain from 1595.

Born 1555, in Antwerp; died 1639, probably in Madrid.

Engraver. Religious subjects.

Antwerp School.

[not available online]The pupil of C. Cort, he visited Rome and settled in Antwerp on his return. Pieter Perret subsequently moved to Madrid (in 1595), where he worked in the service of King Philip III. An engraver by the

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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