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SAENREDAM, Jan Pietersz. (1565 - 1607), Painter, engraver, draughtsman

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
SAENREDAM, Jan Pietersz. (1565 - 1607), Painter, engraver, draughtsman

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Dutch, 16th – 17th century, male.

Born 1565, in Zaandam; died 6 April 1607, in Assendelft.

Painter, engraver, draughtsman.

[not available online]Jan Pietersz. Saenredam was the father of Pieter Jansz. Saenredam and was initially a basket-maker. He was a pupil of J. de Gheyn and Hendrick Goltzius. He produced a large number of engravings after his own drawings, those of his masters, and the works

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