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SCOREL, Jan van (1495 - 1562), Painter, engineer, architect

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
SCOREL, Jan van (1495 - 1562), Painter, engineer, architect

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Dutch, 16th century, male.

Born 1 August 1495, in Scorel, near Alkmaar; died 6 December 1562, in Utrecht.

Painter, engineer, architect. History painting, portraits, group portraits.

Utrecht School.

[not available online]Jan van Scorel worked until he was 14 in the workshop of Cornelis Buys the Elder in Alkmaar, and from 1510 to 1512 with Cornelis Willemsz. in Haarlem. He then went to Amsterdam

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