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SCHELLINKS, Willem (1627 - 1678), Painter, draughtsman, engraver

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
SCHELLINKS, Willem (1627 - 1678), Painter, draughtsman, engraver

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Dutch, 17th century, male.

Born 2 February 1627, in Amsterdam; died 12 October 1678, in Amsterdam.

Painter, draughtsman, engraver. History painting, landscapes with figures, landscapes, seascapes.

[not available online]Willem Schellinks was probably a pupil of Karel du Jardin; several of his pictures recall the latter's style, notably his animal studies and effects of sunlight. Some biographers state that he studied under Lingelbach. He may

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