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PORCELLIS, Julius (1609 - 1645), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
PORCELLIS, Julius (1609 - 1645), Painter

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Dutch, 17th century, male.

Born c. 1609, in Rotterdam (?); died 1645, in Leiden.

Painter. Seascapes.

[not available online]The son of Jan Porcellis, Julius Porcellis was in Rotterdam in 1644, according to Dr Von Wurtzbach. The information given about this artist in certain biographies is partly wrong: they claim that he was born in 1628 and that he was his father's pupil (his father died in

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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